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Challenge ~ Writing Implement
chris 14th January 2010

Challenge ~ Writing Implement

This Ladies' Parker fountain pen is at least 50 years old -
it belonged to my Mother and she gave it to me in 1961 when I passed my 11+!

Aspiring scribes are here http://forum.pbase.com/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=43146&sid=218c858d0f5f1bfe219fee821ca1a606

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Jola Dziubinska16-Jan-2010 01:29
It was great to write with those fountain pens. Nice keepsake, Chris.
Antonio Ruggiero15-Jan-2010 18:11
Ottima photo....Bravo
carol j. phipps15-Jan-2010 01:28
Beautiful!
Ray :)15-Jan-2010 00:05
For passing your 11+?
She obviously wanted you to write more and more in your studies!
Cindi Smith14-Jan-2010 22:37
I love that fountain pen! I love everything about it. We had to use one when I was in school. No ballpoints allowed! I love the image!
Phillip Normanton14-Jan-2010 21:17
A classic Parker indeed :o)
sue anne14-Jan-2010 20:43
Very special and a treasure.
Máire Uí Mhaicín14-Jan-2010 19:49
I love it,Chris. This was my father's Parker, which my mother gave me after he died. I've used it in a previous Thursday challengehttp://www.pbase.com/image/115280556
Norbert Fortelny14-Jan-2010 18:59
Awesome, a classic.
Ann...14-Jan-2010 16:29
A lovely keepsake.
Kevin Chester14-Jan-2010 15:41
pen with history , I would have lost it in 24hours
carolynne_w14-Jan-2010 14:58
You are so lucky to have this and I like the photo'c composition.
J. Scott Coile14-Jan-2010 12:55
A beautiful classic implement.
Barbara Heide14-Jan-2010 12:31
lovely!
Yvonne14-Jan-2010 11:22
A real treasure, beautiful old pen!
laine14-Jan-2010 11:03
They were such quality too...still looks new !! Great shot, Chris
Colin Storey14-Jan-2010 09:14
Wonderful old pen.
Maaike Huizer14-Jan-2010 08:42
What a beautiful keepsake. I bet it brings back lots of memories.
Kathryn14-Jan-2010 07:48
The good old faithful 'Parker', my favourite writing implement.
Available Light Images14-Jan-2010 07:36
Lovely, it is great to have these things..
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