The dehumidifier has been in for a few weeks, and continues to remove about a quart of water per week. I have removed all the Damp-Rid stuff - glad not to have the corrosive liquid leaking out from the countertop canister, and the awful perfume smell from their closet hangers.
Someone asked for some pictures, and I finally got a couple. The first shows what the front of the unit looks like. But since the water reservoir and on-off switch are both on the back, I velcro-ed the thing, facing backwards, to the forward fiddle of my galley storage shelf (see second pic):