Bx/12 Blackwing Volume 10 Pencils, Ltd Edition, Nellie Bly

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Box of 12 Blackwing Pencils, "Volumes" #10

Limited Edition, June 2019

A tribute to journalist Nellie Bly and investigative journalism.

In 1887, Joseph Pulitzer’s New York World tasked Nellie Bly, a yet unknown journalist, with investigating the insane asylum on New York’s Blackwell’s Island. The resulting series, which she titled “Ten Days in a Madhouse,” is one of the earliest and most iconic examples of unbiased investigative journalism. It uncovered the brutal conditions in which patients were forced to live, and shined a spotlight on the misconceptions surrounding mental illness.

The Blackwing 10 is a tribute to Nellie Bly - and investigative journalists like her - who keep citizens informed, and give them a voice. It features a matte grey newsprint finish, dark grey imprint, silver ferrule, dark grey eraser, and extra-firm graphite. The number 10 represents the ten days Miss Bly spent investigating a story that has impacted countless lives.

  • Matte grey newsprint finish
  • Dark grey imprint
  • Silver ferrule
  • Dark grey eraser
  • Extra firm graphite

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