News 701 font family


Designed by  Chauncey H. Griffith

Chauncey H. Griffith

Chauncey H. Griffith was born in Irontown, Ohio in 1879 and died in Butler, New York in 1956. He worked as a typeface designer and type and machine setter, and was Vice President for Mergenthaler Linotype. He started out in the field of typography in 1915, when he was hired as an assistant to the President of the Mergenthaler Linotype and became a specialist in setting newspaper fonts. He became Vice President of Mergenthaler Linotype in 1936, which made him responsible for the typographic development of the company. During this time, Griffith designed the fonts Ionic No. 5, Excelsior, Corona, Bell Gothic, Poster Bodoni, and Monticello, which became very well known as newspaper fonts. Griffith continued to work for Linotype as a consultant in his retirement.

News 701

Desktop fonts are designed to be installed on a computer for use with applications. Licensed per computer.
Web fonts are used with the CSS @font-face rule. They are licensed for a set number of page views with no time limitation.
Web fonts are used with the CSS rule @font-face used. The license has no time limit.
Mobile App Fonts can be embedded in your mobile application. Each app requires a separate license. The license is based on the number of app installations.
Electronic Publication Fonts can be embedded in an eBook, eMagazine or eNewspaper. Fonts are licensed per issue.
Server fonts can be installed on a server and e.g. used by automated processes to create items. A license is per server core CPU per year.
News 701

3 Typefaces



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Std / OT TTF

supports at least

21 languages.

News 701 Roman

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News 701 Italic

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News 701 Bold

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