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I can't tell from the picture how much pitting is present, but I think it is worthy of restoring if only to gain experience in restoring and sharpening.

First remove the handle and use your favorite method for rust removal on the blade (I use electrolysis, others Evapo-Rust or other method).

While it is soaking, read this article by Firemedic on cleaning/restoring wooden tools: http://www.creoleproject.blogspot.com/p/cleaning-restoring-and-preserving.html

Clean/polish the saw nuts to desired level of sheen.

Joint, sharpen and set teeth- put it all back together and start cutting;)

Here is some reading for you:

One of the best set of directions for learning to sharpen saws: http://www.vintagesaws.com/library/primer/sharp.html

A list of hand saw restore references posted on Lumberjocks: http://lumberjocks.com/donwilwol/blog/25390

Another good article from WKfinetools.com on restoring old saws: http://www.wkfinetools.com/contrib/bSmalser/art/nlOldSaw/nlOldSaw1.asp

A thread I started a while back showing restoration of some badly rusted saws: http://www.woodworkingtalk.com/f11/disston-12-saw-restore-47622/?highlight=disston
 

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Former member here, Brink has a great thread over on WB on restoring saws. He has one on a dovetail saw here somewhere as well - can't provide a link from mobile - sorry.

Here's a link you'll find helpful if the saw plate is too badly pitted: http://www.tgiag.com look around and you can find toothed replacement saw plates as well as handle templates there - even though your handle looks to be in good shape.
 
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