Thursday, August 29, 2013

Come Together

At the DC show a few weeks ago, this set caught my eye on Jean Buchser’s table.  The price was fair, but since the price included one of those pesky pens I don’t collect, I asked if I could borrow it for a few photographs:

The clip on the pen reads “The Union Pen,” while the matching pencil is marked “Unity” crowned by the letter U in a wreath:

To learn more, this full article is included in The Leadhead's Pencil Blog Volume 2, available at Amazon, Barnes & Noble and everywhere else you buy books, or you can order a copy signed by yours truly through the Legendary Lead Company HERE.


Raven said...

If the 'pesky' pen part of the set needs a loving home, I'd adopt it! LOL Did you ever find out more about the origin of this set? I have a similarly branded pen, and I'm trying to find out more.


Jon Veley said...

Yes, I did! Check the story labeled under Spors--