Pen FAQs:


Q: Were pens used?

A: Yes, and with a nib dipped in ink.

Q: Are pens advertised for sale by Bryan Donkin in 1811?

A: Yes.

Q: Was a pen developed in 1636?

A: Yes.

Q: Are pens advertised in The Times in 1792?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a pen usually reliable and comes in both inexpensive and expensive types?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a pen still the main means of writing?

A: Yes.

Q: Was a pen issued on October 30?

A: Yes, and 1888, to John J Loud.

Q: Were pens used in medieval times to write on parchment or paper?

A: Yes.

Q: Were pens still widely used in the 18th century?

A: Yes, and were used to write and sign the Constitution of the United States in 1787.

Q: Were pens introduced by Papermate in 1979 when the Erasermate was put on the market?

A: Yes.

Q: Were pens introduced in the early 1970s?

A: Yes.

Q: Are pens used for writing on paper?

A: Yes.

Q: Was a pen invented by Yukio Horie of the Tokyo Stationery Company?

A: Yes, and Japan.

Q: Is a pen cut from a reed or bamboo?

A: Yes, and with a slit in a narrow tip.

Q: Was a pen initially designed to combine the convenience of a ballpoint pen with the smooth "wet ink" effect of a fountain pen?

A: Yes.

Q: Was a pen used in Qumran?

A: Yes, and Judea to write some of the Dead Sea Scrolls, which date back to around 100 BC.

Q: Are pens now mainly used in illustration?

A: Yes, and calligraphy, and comics.