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Subject: Life, the Universe, and Everything
From: "Fraser, Jay S" <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Discussion of Type and Typographic Design <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Thu, 24 Jul 2003 09:17:53 -0600

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What a hoot. I'd never heard that before.

Jay Fraser

From: David Lemon

Type 42 (not 43) was mainly engineered by Apple, in collaboration
with Adobe, and it was an Apple engineer who came up with that
designation. The engineer was a Douglas Adams fan (42 is "the answer
to everything"). Hence, PostScript has Type 0 - Type 14, and Type 42.

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