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Masthead 1950s or earlier, Brooks Press

Evening all — I have a masthead scanned from a letterhead I would love to identity. Clearly it is a custom lettered piece, but was wondering what the base typeface might be — akin to Garamond / Garamond Condensed...

The source is 1950s era statement from a Derbyshire printer (UK)...

As always, any help is much appreciated!

thanks

Matt

K. WEST

I may have asked for this a couple of years ago here at Typophile, so I did a search and couldn't find anything.
I wonder what font is used on this infamous sign K. WEST, i.e. the one that can see on the David Bowie album 'The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders from Mars'
Anybody know what this can be or if not, what could I use as an alternative. I want to make a T-shirt-screenprint

by the way, there is someone that has the original sign:
http://www.5years.com/kwestsign.htm