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High Quality Reproduction Proofs Now Offered by Successful Printers to Their Customers

The advent of the reproduction proof press has brought about a minor revolution in composing rooms of many printers, particularly those specializing in setting composition for the trade and the plants which have added lithographic equipment to augment a purely letterpress operation. The day is long past when a satisfactory proof could be made on [...]

September 24

On this day in 1905 one L.E. Cassatt, foreman of the Idaho Springs Gazette, took pen in hand to inform the Queen City Printing Ink Company of Cincinnati about a job of printing he had produced using the firm’s ink. “Dear Sirs,” wrote Mr. Cassatt, a compositor and pressman of forty years’ experience, ‘Today I [...]