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NEWS · September 5, 2001

Font Bureau Announces its 3rd Edition Specimen Book

September, 2001 Boston — The Font Bureau, Inc., an independent digital type foundry, introduces its newest publication, Font Bureau Type Specimens Third Edition, an invaluable resource for type users and type lovers.

Font Bureau approached this new specimen book as more than an expanded version of 1997’s Second Edition, opting instead to rework the book from the ground up, reorganizing and adding many features to make a more useful resource, while keeping the popular specimen format.

Like the previous editions, Font Bureau Type Specimens Third Edition showcases Font Bureau’s ever-expanding Retail Library, the most comprehensive collection of digital typefaces ...

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NEW TYPE · September 1, 2001

Font Bureau Announces its 26th Retail Font Release

September 1, 2001 Boston — The Font Bureau, Inc., an independent digital type foundry, introduces its twenty-sixth retail font issue. All are high quality and fully compatible PostScript® Type One fonts for Macintosh™ and Windows™.

Making his London Underground-inspired sans serif family infinitely moreflexible for publication and corporate design use, Greg Thompson increasesthe range of Agenda® with several new weights, extremely narrow styles, anda full set of italics. Designer Jill Pichotta adds new weights for displayand corresponding text styles to the classically beautiful FB Garamond™, anunusually delicate take on this popular oldstyle. Setting out to create acompatible humanist sans for his ...

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NEW TYPE · December 15, 2000

Font Bureau Announces its 25th Retail Font Release

January 2, 2000 Boston — The Font Bureau, Inc., an independent digital type foundry, introduces its twenty-fifth retail font issue containing six typefacefamilies: Dispatch™, Eggwhite™, Grand Central™, Griffith Gothic™, Pennsylvania, and Pouty™. All are high quality and fully compatible PostScript® Type One fonts for Macintosh™ and Windows™.

In a quest for a comprehensive, contemporary and novel sans, Tobias Frere-Jones increases the range of Griffith Gothic™ with the new italic and condensed styles in this expansion. Designer Cyrus Highsmith scrambles typographic conventions with Eggwhite™, two playful styles exploring curves and horizontal weight distribution in this original display face. During his term in ...

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NEW TYPE · January 2, 2000

Font Bureau Announces its 24th Retail Font Release

January 2, 2000 Boston — The Font Bureau, Inc., an independent digital type foundry now celebrating its eleventh year, introduces its twenty-fourth retail font issue. This issue contains two new typeface families, Dispatch™ and Spira™ and the expansion of the previously issued Interstate™, FB Californian™, and Miller™. All are high quality and fully compatible PostScript® Type One fonts for Macintosh™ and Windows™.

Cyrus Highsmith’s Dispatch™ is a four style geometric slab-serif with the feel of industrial strength for both text and display. English designer Andy Stockley captures the vivacity of fifteenth century calligraphy, with Spira™, a masterful revival of the ...

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