A pen that the A.T. Cross Co. says is made partly from melted-down assault rifles was on display Wednesday as employees watched an opening ceremony for a new flagship Cross pen store in Providence, R.I. The 170-year-old pen maker says sales of the pen will help finance the destruction of weapons in Africa.
A pen that the A.T. Cross Co. says is made partly from melted-down assault rifles was on display Wednesday as employees watched an opening ceremony for a new flagship Cross pen store in Providence, R.I. The 170-year-old pen maker says sales of the pen will help finance the destruction of weapons in Africa. Matt O’Brien AP
A pen that the A.T. Cross Co. says is made partly from melted-down assault rifles was on display Wednesday as employees watched an opening ceremony for a new flagship Cross pen store in Providence, R.I. The 170-year-old pen maker says sales of the pen will help finance the destruction of weapons in Africa. Matt O’Brien AP

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