“Helen, I can’t find my fountain pen.”Some ballpoints are a pleasure to write with: writing with, say, a Parker T-Ball Jotter is a breeze. But I understand where Mr. Willis is, as they say, coming from. The clip begins at 47:33.
“Use one of the ballpoint pens. There are lots of them on your desk.”
“Ballpoint pens are not for writing. They’re for making marks. I need a pen with a point. Now what have you done with my pen?”
“I don’t know, I might have taken it to do the marketing list.”
“You wrote with it?”
A 1963 Jotter ad : A 1964 Jotter ad : A 1971 Jotter ad : Five pens