THE PEN OF CHOICE. THE GIFT OF DISTINCTION. Townsend is the pen to hold dear today and to hand down to future generations. Inspired by the graceful lines of 1930s Art Deco design, Townsend is the quintessential statement of style and confidence. And the pen of choice for several American presidents. Crafted to deliver a lifetime of smooth, effortless writing, Townsend, quite simply, embodies excellence always.