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Pencil sharpener - Wikipedia

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A pencil sharpener is a device for sharpening a pencil's writing point by shaving away its worn ... but it was not until 1847 that the pencil sharpener in its recognisable modern form was invent...

John Lee Love - Inventor - Biography.com

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Sep 23, 2016 ... Discover more about John Lee Love, the inventor who patented the portable pencil sharpener, at Biography.com.

The Invention of the Pencil Sharpener - Today I Found Out

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Jan 28, 2015 ... For years, the knife was the most commonly used tool to sharpen the wooden writing instrument known as a pencil (which historians believe ...

How the Pencil Sharpener Was Invented - Gizmodo

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Jan 28, 2015 ... For years, the knife was the most commonly used tool to sharpen the wooden writing instrument known as a pencil (which historians believe ...

Pencil Patents: John Lee Love's Portable Pencil Sharpener

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Jun 23, 2015 ... African-American inventor John Lee Love changed the way we think about pencil sharpeners in 1894 when he invented the “Love Sharpener,” ...

Who Invented the Pencil Sharpener | Vision Launch

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Nov 9, 2014 ... Pencils have been around for a long time, but before the pencil sharpener, most of them where whittled with a knife to get them sharp. In 1897 ...

History of Pencil Sharpener - Facts and Types

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The first sharpener to fix this problem was A.B. Dick Planetary Pencil Pointer invented in 1896. It had two milling disks that rotated around their respective axes  ...

John Lee Love: Inventor of the portable pencil sharpener | Kentake ...

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Dec 26, 2015 ... John Lee Love was the inventor of the portable pencil sharpener, known as the “ Love Sharpener.” Little is known about the life of John Lee ...

The History of Pencil Sharpeners | Swingline Blog - Shredders ...

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May 30, 2011 ... But then in 1828 a Frenchman named Bernard Lassimone invented the first mechanical pencil sharpener. As noted by The Early Office ...

John Lee Love and the Pencil Sharpener - Inventors - About.com

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John Lee Love's pencil sharpener was patented in 1897. John Lee Love's first invention was the plasterer hawk.