National Geographic : 1945 Aug
62/9 CW. ..0 YOUR PROUD POSSESSION OF A PARKER "51'S yOU know that famous Parker 51's are scarce. The "51" is created by unhurried precision craftsmanship. And today, with Parker working first to produce vital war equipment, we build but a fraction of the pens we could sell. Happily, more are coming. We hope the day is not far off when you may own a "51." Then touch that protected point to paper and see, it starts to write instantly! The protected Osmiridium tip seems to float above paper. And each word dries as you write! For only this pen has the design and construction which permit satisfactory use of the world's fastest dry ing ink, Parker "51" Ink. (Any ordinary ink may also be used.) This pen is worth a wait. Place a reservation order with your dealer now. Colors: Black, Blue Cedar, Dove Gray, Cor dovan Brown. $12.50 and $15.00. Pencils, $5.00 and $7.50. Sets, $17.50 to $80.00. Famous Parker Vacumatic Pens, $8.75. Pencils, $4.00. The Parker Pen Company, Janesville, Wisconsin. MAKE YOUR DOLLARS FIGHT-BUY WAR BONDS NOW. ~ "