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Murray Hill Gothic by Photo-Lettering (1940's)
Posted 17 Sep 2014 - 3:24am

Any of you guys have any samples of Murray Hill Gothic? Ed Rondthaler talks about it in his book Life With Letters.

The family had several weights and they were all based on Railroad Gothic, but had a proper lowercase. It got a lot of use in...

stock fonts on the Compugraphic Editwriter 7500?
Posted 9 Aug 2014 - 8:26pm

I'm trying to make a very specific type ID on a very notable identity. The identity was done on a Compugraphic Editwriter 7500. Is there a list somewhere of the fonts that came stock? I'm mostly interested in something like a Bodoni Poster Compressed...

How to bring back invalid/corrupted fonts back from the brink
Posted 15 Sep 2013 - 2:07am

I stored a few fonts on my external hard drive a several months ago.

When I try to install/open one there comes up an error messaging reading, "The requested is not a valid font."

Is there any way to bring some of these fonts back?

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Lining Gothic specimens?
Posted 28 Jun 2013 - 4:23am

From what little I've seen of the few different Lining Gothic's, I find the them charming.

I really like No. 66 & No. 545, but I haven't been able to look at them up close.

Does anybody know a place on the net with some good...

Hit dead-end on performing arts logo
Posted 13 May 2011 - 9:10am

I'm currently designing a logo for a performings arts/non-profit foundation called Low Key Arts. I've hit a complete dead-end on the last word of the logo. The words 'low' and 'key' are done in G-type Houschka Pro. 'Arts' is done in Candida which I...