Made in: USA
Rare red, blue and green version of the Thor. NOTE: The blue model is available to purchase here.
In celebration of America’s Independence Day, I’m running a special 7-day sale on this patriotic pencil. Normally $3.25 each. Between now and July 7th, get two for the price of one! Limit one per person, per pencil type, per day. No coupon code needed.
There have been at least two different "National" pencil companies in the United States. The most commonly found National Pencil Co. brand of pencils was established in Shelbyville, Tennessee (aka Pencil City) by Samuel E. Linton sometime in the late 1920s. This was the same Mr. Linton who founded the Linton Pencil Company in Lewisburg, TN. He died in 1960, and his son by the same name took over. By 1964 the National Pencil Co. was sold to Memphis-based Plough, Inc., a drug manufacturer that had been reselling National’s pencils for 25 years under the name "St. Joseph Nickel Pencil."