Write Notepads Goldfield Review

Write Notepads Goldfield Review

From 1902 to 1908, Baltimorean Joe Gans was the World Lightweight Champion in boxing. He was the first African-American boxing champ (Canadian George Dixon was the first Black world title holder, 10 years prior to Gans) and a well-known student of the sport. In 1906, he fought Oscar "Battling" Nelson, the "Durable Dane" in Goldfield, Nevada, and beat him in 42 (!) rounds.

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Calepino Pocket Notebook Review

Calepino Pocket Notebook Review

Calepino Notebooks are made in France, from recycled materials. The outer cover is a very stiff cardboard: their words, not mine. I would call it heavy duty chipboard card stock? Regardless, it is heavy, but will bend and mold to your back pocket like it should. It's reminiscent of the Scout Books I reviewed earlier.

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Write Notepads Chesapeake Review

Write Notepads Chesapeake Review

I'm a Write Notepads fanboy. It's no secret. I like everything they do over there in Baltimore. I use their Graph Steno as my pencil testing book for all the Lead Fast reviews. I find it to be the perfect size for a mini review and the perfect paper to test pencils. It has just enough tooth, but doesn't sheer off pencil, like the Baron Fig paper, nor is it too smooth like the standard Finch opaque bright white that Field Notes uses. For me, it's the Goldilocks of paper...just right.

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