• Kirk Remembers,  Product History

    Kirk Remembers: A Strathmore Bristol Conversation from the 1970’s

    In the 1970’s there was a salesperson who called on us with the Strathmore company. Her name was Katie Bryant. She had a fantastic knowledge of the paper industry and she would share that knowledge with the dealers. Occasionally when I would ask a question that she didn’t have an answer for, usually within 24 hours she would get the information I needed. One day I was talking to her about bristol boards. I had carried the Strathmore 500 series bristol and drawing paper for some time at that point, as well as some of the 400 series bristol pads. Also, we stocked 3-ply 500 bristol that was cut to a special size…