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  Papermate Canadiana pencils  were everywhere in Canada… always a stack hanging above a shelf of Hilroy notebooks. The packaging reads Canadiana but the pencil barrels are now stamped with “Papermate Classic”. Just not the same but still purchased a few packs cause hellooo… goldenrod pencil with a blue foil stamp job? Gangsta! 

     
  (STMT X Canada Sourcing Trip - photo RAH) 

Papermate Canadiana pencils were everywhere in Canada… always a stack hanging above a shelf of Hilroy notebooks. The packaging reads Canadiana but the pencil barrels are now stamped with “Papermate Classic”. Just not the same but still purchased a few packs cause hellooo… goldenrod pencil with a blue foil stamp job? Gangsta!

 

(STMT X Canada Sourcing Trip - photo RAH)