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The Paloma was likely produced by Victor in Camden for export and sale solely for the Canadian market. It was a floor Orthophonic phonograph, with a 2-spring motor and mahogany finish. The Paloma is identical to the VV 4-7 that was sold in both the USA and Canada in the late 20's. Although no production volumes or sales information is available on the Paloma, it is assumed that this name was initially used when this 4-7 "clone" was first introduced in Canada; the model name was later changed to VV 4-7 (with a "C" suffix before the serial number) to match its US counterpart's designation. It is possible that these machines were partially assembled in Montreal.
Production numbers for this model are unknown, but based on serial numbers of surviving examples, it is estimated that at least 20,000 were produced.
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