6705. Baines, A. L. March 19. Penholders.-Relates to a penholder adapted for preventing cramp, and for teaching writing. The barrel A made from a sheet of steel &c. is punched with semicircular or other shaped slits and the portions D bent up to form finger guides. The device may also be made as a ferrule to slip over the barrel of any pen. The portion D also serve to prevent the pen from rolling about when placed on a desk &c.