I love old pencil ads. Here's some for "The World's Best Pencil", the Dixon Ticonderoga. If you missed it, I posted a video that had some of these last week.Read More
I stumbled upon this cool video, showing old Ticonderoga ads throughout the years all while using an old jingle as the soundtrack.
Choosing a pencil to go up against the original IBM Electrographic was hard. There were a few factors at play; I'm not really a vintage pencil collector, so I didn't have much of the MANY options there were in this time period. It seems nearly every company had their version of a Test Scoring pencil.Read More
Starting to pop up around my neck of the woods are some Chinese-made, American cedar #2s. The box says 2015, but with the backlog that some of these stores have, I'm seeing both the previous and the new cedar ones out in the market.Read More