TIL pencils are painted yellow because in the 1890s, China had the best graphite in the world, and China associates the color yellow with royalty and respect. via /r/todayilearned


TIL pencils are painted yellow because in the 1890s, China had the best graphite in the world, and China associates the color yellow with royalty and respect.
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Submitted July 09, 2017 at 07:05PM by ZombieArcade13
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