Watermans gold pencil dating
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Many are still in use today, and their nibs are prized for their smoothness and flexibility. 1900 on means that vintage examples are comparatively easy to find today.
WAT-195 $, Century Magazine, Black and White, ad size 3x4 on a 7x10 page, “A Sound Business Principle, Always give the other fellow a good bargain...”, BCHR FP’s illustrated on each side of ad.Each era had its top of the line pens -- Patrician, Hundred Year, etc.-- as well as a full product line targeted to every type of user.Additional adverts for Your Ladies’ Journal, Homes by the Sea, The Art Interchange and Golden Sceptre Tobacco.WAT-416 Waterman Advert, Century Magazine, 1893, Black and White, 3 x 4 in ad on 7 x 10 in page.Lewis Edson Waterman's entry into fountain pen manufacturing has only recently been properly researched.
Waterman was working as a pen salesman in New York for a new company founded in the spring of 1883 by a volatile inventor named Frank Holland.In 1908 Waterman released their first retractable-nib "safety" pen.As the 20th century wore on, Waterman's conservatism allowed its younger and more innovative competitors to gain market share—Parker, Sheaffer, and Wahl-Eversharp, in particular.Well Made has the Best Trade Waterman Ideal Fountain Pen. Also on this page, Globe Writing Desks and AV Dick Edison Mimeo, four separate typewriters ads on reverse.WAT-255 Waterman Advertisement - 1911, National Geographic, 7x10 inches, Black & White, “Waterman’s Ideal Fountain Pen For Out Door Writing”, illustration of a hand writing a letter while sitting on a porch, large illustration of Waterman’s Ideal Fountain Pen WAT-270 1908, Mc Clure's, 7x10, B&W, " Until Everybody has a Waterman's Ideal Fountain Pen Santa Claus' bag must be full of them", illustration of Santa Claus holding a full bag of Waterman Ideal Fountain Pens, and illustration of 4 Waterman FP WAT-285 Waterman Advertisement - 1912, The Independent, 7x10 inches, Black & White, “The Present with a Future, Waterman’s Ideal Fountain Pen”, illustration of 3 Waterman Fountain Pens, and 2 bells ringing, large Ideal logo in center of bells WAT-296 Waterman Advertisement - 1909, Century Magazine, 7x10 inches, Black & White, The Gift of Easter, Waterman’s Ideal Fountain Pen, The pen with the Clip-Cap, illustration of hand breaking through Easter egg holding Waterman fountain pen, Easter chicks and lilies holding a Waterman Fountain Pen WAT-300 Waterman Advertisement - 1911, Century Magazine, 7x10 inches, Black and white, “Waterman’s Ideal Fountain Pen, The Pen that measures up to the Man”, illustration of man with a Waterman Fountain Pen standing behind him, the pen is the same height as the man.Though largely ignored by present-day collectors, the Waterman C/F of 1953 introduced the modern plastic ink cartridge.