c1944 Waterman Pencil, .09mm lead Black bbl.G/F tip matte chrome cap; wide shinny band Mech. propel repel Imprint on clip; Waterman's , G/F clip
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. ... It was for this "three fissure feed" which his first pen-related patent was granted in 1884.