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News and Updates - Pendemonium!

Updated November 25, 2020

This is where we let you know about new items, upcoming events and other newsworthy things we hope you'll find of interest as a pen aficionado.

NEWS: Wednesday, November 25, 2020

It's a White Dot Day here at Pendemonium. today! Check out all of the great Sheaffers we listed for sale today, including a Balance 2 Clear Fountain Pen.  There were only 100 of this Clear Balance Fountain Pen produced. Don't miss your chance to own this one!   


Monday, November 23, 2020

NEWS: Today is Estie Day!   

Many new J and SJ fountain pens plus others.    


Sunday, November 15, 2020

The world of Pen Shows has changed and is changing due to the Covid-19 Pandemic.   We learned recently that the 2021 LA Pen Show has been cancelled for February 2021.  We continue to update our pen show information as we receive it.  We look forward to seeing all of our pen collecting people as soon as it is safe to do so.  Please stay well during the pandemic!  We miss you!  

Pen Shows

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

NEWS: It's Cursive Italic Day!

Cursive Italic

Saturday, November 7, 2020

NEWS: Eversharp Alert!Beautiful 1920s silver plated pencil just listed for sale. Pure elegance!

Friday, November 6, 2020

NEWS: Special  Fountain Pen Day issue of Inky Greetings goes out to subscribers on Friday, November 6, 2020!   If you don't already subscribe, you can do so here:  It just takes a few seconds to sign up for Pendemonium eNews! 

We hope you'll join us for Fountain Pen Day! 


Sunday, November 1, 2020

NEWS: Big bottles of Sheaffer Skrip ink available. 

They don't make them like this anymore!       

Vintage Skrip Inks

Saturday, October 31, 2020

NEWS: Carter's Ink aficionados, please take note of this amazing Carter's Glass Counter Tester Inkwell - All sides etched with Carter's slogans.     


NEWS for Monday, October 25, 2020

Those of you who do fountain pen restoration know just hard it can be to locate the correct nib when a replacement is needed.  We offer a wide range of vintage and some newer fountain nibs for sale.  Fourteen more added to the website today!     

Fountain Pen Nibs

Monday, October 19, 2020

NEWS: We've updated our Vintage Advertisements aisle today.  Parker, Scripto, Sheaffer and Waterman sections all have additions.  Great little pieces of history.  Learn about your vintage fountain pens! Take a trip down Memory Lane!    

Vintage Advertisements

Saturday, October 17, 2020

NEWS: We were doing a little tidying in our nib cabinet this morning and found a couple of Sheaffer Legacy I 18KT nibs that Letta ground to cursive italic 0.8mm prox width. They've landed in our Cursive italic aisle now along with other custom ground nib units.   

Cursive Italic

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

NEWS: Conklin, John Holland, Venus and Carter's - hard to find advertising blotters from writing instrument manufacturers.    


Saturday, October 10, 2020

NEWS: Business card holder made from grey pottery.    

A Spot to Put Your Business Cards

Thursday, October 8, 2020

NEWS: 1940s AT Cross ringtop pencil in excellent condition.  There's only one!    

Cross Ringtop Pencil

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

NEWS:  This Esterbrook SJ is perfect for smaller hands.  Fit with a smooth writing  Esterbrook renew point 2668 -General Writing Medium Point.  Watch for the NEW notations to see our latest Estie listings!     


Sunday, October 4, 2020

NEWS:  Lots of dip pen and dip pen nib related items for you today!

Right this way!     

Dip Pens

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

NEWS:  Sheaffer Reminder Clip Ballpoint Pens aisle updated.  If you gotta' use a ballpoint, then you might as well go for one of these engineering wonders!    

Sheaffer Reminder Clip Ballpoint

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

NEWS:  Nice Parker Arrow Fountain Pen from the late 1970s just listed for sale! Check it out!     


Sunday, September 20, 2020

NEWS:  Bright Red PaperMate with Double Hearts Clip! 

Just listed for sale today.       

Papermate Ballpoint Pen

Saturday, September 19, 2020

NEWS:  Two great vintage ink bottles for you today!       

Vintage Inks

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Two Esterbrook collectible and useful desk sets for you.  Keep one on your desk and always have a reliable Estie ready.        

Esterbrook Collectible Desk Set

NEWS for Monday, September 8, 2020

This pearly white Levenger True Writer is a looker AND a great writer!        


Saturday, September 5, 2020

NEWS: Parker Ms. Pucci pens were very special and short lived. Check out this Ms. Pucci roller ball in the original box. Fresh refill included.       


NEWS for Saturday, August 29, 2020

New to our Sheaffer aisle today is a Sheaffer "Perfect Sample"       


August 28, 2020

NEWS: No doubt about it, today is Parker Jotter Day! Please click the photo link below to see them all! Over a dozen new additions.        

Parker Jotters

NEWS for August 22, 2020

New to our Vintage Inks aisle today! 

Onoto and Carter's Koal Black-Find it right here!       

Vintage Inks

NEWS for August 15, 2020

A few more Pilot Metros for you today! These are such nice pens, a lot writing with great looks for not much money!        

Pilot Metropolitan Pens

August 11, 2020

NEWS: Amazing electric blue cut glass inkwell with intaglio designs.  This will make you smile everytime you use it on your desk.         


August 7, 2020

NEWS: ONE 4 ounce SkripWell bottle available, these make the world's best inkwell!  Very affordable, too.        

Vintage Ink

NEWS: August 5, 2020

PLEASE NOTE:  Our nib grinder is staying safe with family during the COVID-19 crisis. Nib grinding will resume perhaps in the New Year aka 2021. Please refrain from sending nib grinding work until further notice. Thank you for your understanding and patience.

Please stay COVID-19 free!         

Nib Grinding

August 2, 2020

NEWS: Unique and very rare hardbound Waterman's Autograph Album and Bonus Advertisement         

Waterman Autograph Album - 1932

August 1, 2020

NEWS: Nice batch of Zaner Bloser parts just posted in our Nibs and Parts aisle. Ten bucks takes this entire batch of parts!          


July 28, 2020

NEWS: Nice batch of Zaner Bloser parts just posted in our Nibs and Parts aisle. Ten bucks takes this entire batch of parts!          

Zaner Bloser Parts

July 26, 2020

NEWS: Please take a moment to check out this gorgeous Pelikan M600 fountain pen in translucent blue.  Out of production, but in mint condition.  What a striking fountain pen!          

Other Pens

NEWS: July 23, 2020


Esterbrook pastel grey porcelain desk set. Fountain pen is fully restored and ready to write!

Imagine this as your daily writer!          


July 22, 2020

NEWS:  We have a wide array of Zaner Bloser Dip Pens for you today. Made in Columbus, Ohio in the 1940s. Each is fit with a different antique dip pen nib and in a wide array of colors!          

Dip Pens

July 18, 2020

NEWS: A longtime favorite of many since Sheaffer Cartridge Filler aka School Pens were introduced in the 1960s! This one is in the beautiful transparent blue. Medium point.           


NEWS for July 15, 2020

Just listed for sale! Item I1905  I1 Camel Ink, ca. Early 2000s, fairly recent production, India, Black fountain pen ink. Cool bottle with embossed ribs along top section of bottle and “Camel Popular” embossed below. Not marked, but looks to be about 1.5 ounce. Bottle is about 2/3 full of usable ink – We just tested it out and it smells like it should and writes like it should, a nice deep, dark black ink.         

Vintage Ink Aisle

Sunday, July 12, 2020

NEWS: More great Esties for you today!        

Esterbrook Aisle

NEWS for a Thursday, July 9, 2020

 New listings for Esterbrook Renew Points added to Pendemonium's Esterbrook aisle today!     

Esterbrook Aisle

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

 NEWS:  Inky Fingers?  We can help!  Check out our all natural, Made in USA, "OFF" ink remover for inky fingers!      

Ink Remover

Sunday, July 5, 2020

 NEWS: Vintage ephemera from the early 1900s.  True antiques!  Great graphics.      

Vintage Ephemera

NEWS for Saturday July 4, 2020

NEWS:  We are sad to announce that the 2020 San Francisco Pen Show and the Dallas Pen Show have been cancelled for 2020 due to COVID-19. 

You can follow our updates to US Pen Shows we attend here:

Pen Shows

Please stay COVID-19 Free #Wash your hands #Wear a Mask #Social Distance


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