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Club Type [Adrian Williams]

Original typefaces designed by Rosemary Sassoon and Adrian Williams (b. Bridgwater, Somerset, 1950), an English advertising typographer and type designer. Located in Red Hill, Surrey, Club Type was founded in 1985 by Williams and Sassoon. Before that, Williams had been been converting many established metal designs for the new filmsetting devices in 1969, and continued with conversions into the digital era. This led to the production of custom made fonts for Renault, Marks&Spencer, Jaguar Cards and Foster's Lager among others. Wide font services. Sassoon worked on scripts with joined letters. She is most famous for her Sassoon Primary font family (primary school writing). Adrian Williams designed the following families: Admark (1990), Bulldog (1990, a grotesque family based on 1870 Figgins), Bulldog Slab (2009), Bulldog Hunter Std (2010, another slab version), Club Type (1998-2002: his inspiration was the lettering used for cartoon captions in the Mercurius Aulicus, England's first regular newspaper, from 1642 to 1647), Club Type Script Pro (quill pen script), Column (1992), Congress Sans (1992), Eurocrat (1991), Leamington, Mercurius (1989, a bouncy typeface inspired by the lettering used for cartoon captions in the Mercurius Aulicus, England's first regular newspaper, from 1642 to 1647), Monkton (1990), Poseidon (1991), Raleigh (1977, with Carl Dair and Robert Norton; see Softmaker's R651 Roman and Raleigh Serial, and Bitstream's Calligraphic 631), Rileyson (2010, humanist sans family; +Great, +Teen, +Parent), Seagull, Stratford [see Stratford SH, Scangraphic], Veronan and Worcester Rounded and Worchester.

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file name: Adrian Williams Rileyson Great 2010


file name: Adrian Williams Rileyson Teen 2010


file name: Adrian Williams Bulldog Black 2005


file name: Adrian Williams Bulldog Hunter Std 2010


file name: Adrian Williams Bulldog Shadow Extra Bold


file name: Adrian Williams Congress 1974


file name: Rosemary Sassoon Adrian Williams Sassoon Infant 2000


file name: Worchester C E Bold Italic


file name: Scangraphic Stratford S H 2004


file name: Softmaker Raleigh Serial Bold 2012 after Adrian Williams Raleigh 1977


file name: Carl Dair David Anderson Adrian Williams Robert Norton Bitstream Raleigh 1990


file name: David Anderson Raleigh Bitstream 1977


file name: Carl Dair Robert Norton Adrian Williams Raleigh L T Std 1977







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