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Title Ad: Venus Pencils, A Venus fairly flows over the paper. American Pencil Co., Venus Building, Hoboken; Sat. Evening Post, Aug. 16, 1930.
Object Name Ad, Magazine
Catalog Number 2012.001.0199
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections.
Scope & Content Advertisement: Venus Pencils, A Venus fairly flows over the paper. American Pencil Co., Venus Building, Hoboken, N.J. Full-page color magazine ad as published in The Saturday Evening Post, August 16, 1930, page 91. Single leaf as removed from publication, 10-1/4" x 13-5/8" high.

While the ad was promoting a ten cent (10ยข) pencil, there is a boxed promotion at lower right for the Velvet Pencil which was five cents.

Note the company is using the name here of American Pencil rather than the fuller name - American Lead Pencil.
Date 1930-1930
Year Range from 1930
Year Range to 1930
Search Terms American Lead Pencil Company
Caption Venus Pencils; Saturday Evening Post, August 16, 1930
Imagefile 177\20120010199.TIF
Classification Manufacturing
Advertising
Business & Commerce