Fountain pens history and design giorgio dragoni guiseppe fishera on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers a survey of fountain pens in the context of the history of writing and writing instruments if followed by a gallery of 100 pens dating from 1890 to 1997 with full technical information. The lever fitted flush with the barrel of the pen when it was not in use the lever filler was the winning design for fountain pens for the next 40 years click filler first called the crescent filler roy conklin of toledo commercially produced the first pen of this type a later design by parker pen company also used the name click filler. The fountain pen holder in photo 4 demonstrates the next step of evolution towards the cap over and above the function of storing the pen it also offers the protection of the nib from the picture i cannot tell whether it also reduced dry out but with the pen resting in the nib downward position in a somewhat sealed tube it surely would take longer. Fountain pens today the 1900s brought other writing inventions such as the ball point pen these did provide more practical writing tools however the popularity of fountain pens never wavered even in the 21 st century vendors report an increase in fountain pen sales four times more fountain pens were sold in 2012 than in the previous year
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