Catching Some Z’s
I did a massive sorting of my collection earlier this year. The thought came to me, “I’ve got a zillion pencils here. Let’s see how many I can pick out that start with the letter Z.”
Here are the wooden brand-name pencils:
There’s also a Zulu in an earlier post. The swirly one says Zippy Special. There really ought to be a Zebra — I imagine such a pencil could be really cool-looking, with black and white stripes. I know, the Zimmermannsstift (carpenter’s pencil in German) is a bit of a stretch.
Stretching further, I found these advertising pencils:
And finally, a mechanical pencil. There is only one, but it is the Z-est of all!