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Subject: Re: fabulous fonts
From: CHris MacGregor <[log in to unmask]>
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Date:Tue, 20 Aug 1996 13:52:24 -0500
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caroline nachman wrote:
>
> hello all --
>         are computer fonts actually people-designed?  i wondered if they
> weren't computer-generated, then approved/rejected by some design board.
> also, any stats available on the popularity of different fonts, times vs.
> palatino, i.e., in business or academic settings?

First, yes, type is still designed by people, and will be as long as I
have something to say.

Second, check out Branding with Type from Adobe books, it has usage
rundowns that might be what you are looking for.

CHris
http://users.aol.com/penultimte/

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