Constructed the second factory next to the Kamata factory. Founder Shunichi Nakata died at 66. Made the Commercial Song of Platinum Pen Co., My Platinum (Lyrics/Music: Atushi Hashimoto, Kouiti Sugiyama)TV program - Platinum Golden Show-was aired 160 times. Announce New Trade Mark 'P'. 1969 Launched new fountain pen 'Platinum sheep' for 10,000 Yen. The TV commercial of Platinum Pen Co., was televised, famous actors and actresses (Sayuri Yoshinaga, Souhachi Yamaoka, Hanae Mori etc) appeared.