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Old 02-24-12, 09:13 PM   #1
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College History Project

This is my college history project and i need to teach my class something that has been around for at least 100 years. I choose fountain pens, and id like to teach some "hand on" writing with fountain pens type activities.

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Old 02-24-12, 09:18 PM   #2
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History shows nobody ever learns anything from history.
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Old 02-24-12, 09:31 PM   #3
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True, but since about 1970's there has been a revival of fountain pens and ive been an avid user for 2 years now and there are no plans on me stopping.
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You might have gotten support here if you were to research something bicycle related. $4,000 bucks to teach about fountain pens?
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History is just one effin' thing after another. Besides, that's all in the past.


Why fountain pens? Why not something relevant, like bicycles?
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I actually was a fountain pen salesman for 2 years. little known rube'fact(TM). If been like 20 years, Montblanc was my best seller.
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"...hands on..."
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I actually was a fountain pen salesman for 2 years. little known rube'fact(TM). If been like 20 years, Montblanc was my best seller.
Very cool, im not a MB hipster, but they do have really nice nibs and i own a 242.
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Get some inkpots, tell them to wear old clothes, and teach the kids how to refill the fountain pen... and pluck a goose for the quills, just for some added entertainment.. have then try to copy out the Declaration of Independence or Constitution - give an A+ to the student who can do it with a quill & no mistakes!
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I do not mean to be an a**, but your request for funds to teach writing is rather poorly written.
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Why don't you teach them how to roll a cigarette? They did that 100 years ago.
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