Quote Originally Posted by 1000Tourmelines View Post
Now, this camera could be totally trashed or in perfect working condition, I can't even figure out how to open the film door. If anyone has any advice for me or direction as to where I can get some instruction on operation - I'm begging shamelessly.

By the way, my name is Jo.
The instruction manual can be found at http://www.butkus.org/chinon/ Please send in $3 if you find the manual is useful. That website is lives on donations.