Edit - The voting on the poll was 17 x Yes and 41 x No.
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|Conway Stewart and Eversharp glass tubes - note the square leads.|
|Various metal tubes and containers|
|Special leads in heavy duty metal containers|
Of course the claim of extra thin would be laughed at today. More like "thick for strength".
|Scripto's in wooden holders|
|0.036" = 0.9mm = 'Extra Thin Lead'|
|Wooden tubes for politicians?|
|Gonna get that Road Runner|