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...
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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 ...
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,” ...
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 ...
Feb 25, 2009 ... However the first mechanical pencil sharpener was invented by Therry des
Estwaux, also from France in 1847. It looked something like this:.
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
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Jan 31, 2007 ... John Lee Love, the inventor of the pencil sharpener, was a black man and
chosen because I wanted to black inventor represented.
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Feb 26, 2015 ... Black History Performance 2015. Kezia Love introduces John Love...
May 30, 2011 ... But then in 1828 a Frenchman named Bernard Lassimone invented the first
mechanical pencil sharpener. As noted by The Early Office ...