Category Archives: Twist Fillers

April 2011 Meeting

The April meeting was held on the 15th and was well attended, despite the Spring snow.  This months topic was Twist Fillers – Their History and Repair.  Basil provided us with some incredible insight into the history of Twist Fillers from AA Waterman, Ingersoll, and Autofiller.  We learned the background of these pen makers and the specifics on repair of this unique filling system.  Following is a photograph of some of his collection that he shared with us ~

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Thanks to Frank for the newsletter and the food to munch on ~

Here are a few more photos of some of our members and their pens ~

Frank and Fritz discussing a Parker


Jim, Robb, and Dylan trying out a few pens..


Fritz’ Conklin Colllection


Jim’s monthly finds, including a sweet Conklin set…

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The May meeting will be on May 20 at 7:00 pm.  Hope to see you there….