Spinet Organ

Some articles on spinet organ, organs:

Electronic Organ - History - Spinet Organs (1949-)
... Spinet organ's pedalboard spanned only a single octave ... Following World War II, most electronic home organs were built in a configuration usually called a spinet organ, which first appeared in 1949 ... compact and relatively inexpensive instruments became the natural successors to the reed organs ...

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    Nature is so perfect that the Trinity couldn’t have fashioned her any more perfect. She is an organ on which our Lord plays and the devil works the bellows.
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749–1832)

    Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve, I’ve dreamed of havin’ my own things about me. My spinet over there and a table here. My own chairs to rest upon and a dresser over there in that corner, and my own china and pewter shinin’ about me.
    Frank S. Nugent (1908–1965)