Unsure of this pencils orgins. More likely produced outside the USA using the Papermate brand.
Over the years, Turquoise-stamped pencils have been produced by Eagle, then Berol, then Sanford (which snapped up Empire Berol in 1995). Today, Sanford produces iconic products such as Sharpie markers, Uni-Ball pens, and Prismacolor colored pencils. The company is a division of Newell Brands.