Posts Tagged ‘1954’

Introducing a New Editor

With this issue, The Inland Printer introduces a new editor for the “Composing Room” department, Alexander S. Lawson, who since 1947 has been instructor in hand composition and typography at the Rochester (N.Y.) Institute of Technology. Introduced to composing rooms practices in 1928, Mr. Lawson worked for several firms in New York City prior to [...]

May 22

“Perfect typography is a science rather than an art. A thorough grasp of the craft is indispensable but it is not all, for the sound taste which distinguishes the perfect is based on a clear knowledge of the laws of harmonious form. It is true that it springs, as a rule, even though only in [...]