Special Edition Volume 10 of the famous Blackwing pencil is dedicated to Nellie Bly. She is credited as being one of the US's first unbiased investigative journalists after the 1887 New York World article 'Ten Days in a Madhouse' where brutal conditions in asylums was brought to the world's attention.
Blackwing No.10 features a dark grey imprint, on an appropriate newsprint grey body, a black eraser and the iconic square Blackwing ferrule.
The original Blackwing pencil dates back to the 1930’s and uses American cedar and Japanese graphite with its unique rectangular eraser. The brand has become synonymous with quality and has an almost cult following amongst stationery enthusiasts.
Comes in a boxed set of 12 pencils.