2017-05-18 / The Motley Fool

Last week’s trivia answer

I was founded before the Civil War, in Providence, Rhode Island, in 1846. I’m known for my pens now, but my first products were wooden pencils, elegantly encased in silver and gold. I created my first fountain pen in 1889 and debuted my first ballpoint pen in 1953. I now sell a Bluetooth-enabled pen that can help its owner find it, via an app. Many presidents have signed legislation with my pens. My offerings, which have included journals, timepieces, nonprescription reading glasses and business accessories, are sold in 89 countries. They’ve long been popular corporate gifts. Who am I? (Answer: A.T. Cross) ¦

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