Fountain Pens are Treehugger Friendly

Treehugger.com says it themselves!  (Of course the fountain pen they recommend doesn't write the best on the recycled paper they also recommend.) Who says you have to hit the mall? Here are some greener and cheaper alternatives. 5. Buy green. If you must go shopping for new items, choose paper made from 100 percent recycled … Continue reading Fountain Pens are Treehugger Friendly

S. T. Dupont 145 Anniversary Collection

I like the Dupont pens I own.  Lately I've been carrying a simple (not limited edition) silver cartridge filler with an incredibly smooth nib, and a cap that tells me how well machined it is every time I replace it on the pen. S. T. Dupont Celebrates 145 Years With New Luxury Collections S. T. … Continue reading S. T. Dupont 145 Anniversary Collection

Columbus Ohio Pen Store Owner Passes

I didn't know Jack but he sounds like, as our friend Terry says, quite a character.  I picked out what I thought were some of the more interesting and relevant (to me at least) lines in the article. Pen store’s quirky owner remembered Jack Price, the longtime owner of Vintage Fountain Pen Sales & Repair, … Continue reading Columbus Ohio Pen Store Owner Passes

Montblancs and Money Laundering

Those two pens are worth more than most decent collections! GM suspends exec charged in FCA-UAW scandal General Motors Co. has suspended a top labor executive charged in a $4.5 million-plus corruption scandal tied to his tenure at rival Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV, sources told The Detroit News on Tuesday. Alphons Iacobelli was suspended within … Continue reading Montblancs and Money Laundering