“Well I’ll be”...... Everyone has appreciated pencils for many, many years. Whether it be mechanical or just your good ole’ No. 2, pencils have been around for quite some time, just not the way we imagine them. After being invented by Nicholas-Jacques Conte in 1795, the pencil has undergone quite a few changes.To make ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!