On Tuesday, November 18, 2003, at 12:18 PM, Curtis Clark wrote:
> Iirc, there are some faces designed for German in which the caps are
> substantially lower than the ascenders of the lc, since German
> capitalizes all nouns. And at the resolution I am using to write this,
> Lucida Console has caps one pixel above the x-height, and ascenders one
> pixel above the caps.
There are a number of 'regular' faces in which the capitals are
noticeably shorter than the the ascenders. Melior and Apollo (less
pronounced) come to mind.