A Brief History of the Ferrule

Written By Caroline Weaver - September 19 2017


March 15 2018

Ostrowski patent for the aluminum ferrule was actually made in 1967.

October 04 2017

In an early scene of the 1931 movie release of Frankenstein, Dr. Waldman is addressing a classroom and uses what looks like the ferule/eraser end of a pencil to point at his brains-in-a-jar.

Now I can say that staying up late to watch old monster movies is legitimate pencil history research.

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