Fig.1  Ford’s Patent Pen - Magnum) Fig.2  Ford Magnum Fig.3  Ford advert 1932 Fig.4 Schematic of filling principle Fig.5  The Ford Parts Fig.6  Alternative ink reservoirs Fig.7 Patent 337794 Fig.8  Patent 375457 Fig.9  Patent 376019 Fig.10  Ink reservoir full of water Back Reprinted from the Journal of the Writing Equipment Society (UK), March 2003 Return to top of page Home