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American Type Founders Company / American specimen book of type styles : complete catalogue of printing machinery and printing supplies
(c1912)

Information for buyers,   pp. 40-42


Page 40

Information for Buyers
SIZES OF MINIMUM WEIGHT FONTS
Weight Fonts of caps, lower case, figures and
points, with small caps, if made, of one body,
face and line ordered at one time cast to regular
scheme.
5 lbs. and multiples, 3 to 4J Point inclusive.
10 lbs. and multiples, 5 and 5J Point.
20 lbs. and multiples, 6 to 18 Point inclusive.
25 lbs. and multiples, 20 to 36 Point inclusive.
50 lbs. and multiples, 42 to 72 Point inclusive.
75 lbs. and multiples, 84 to 96 Point inclusive.
100 lbs. and multiples, 120 and 144 Point.
FIRST CLASS PRICES
Table I
S-ZE   5    S   100  500  1000  2000  00  4
POINT  LBS.  LBS.  LOS.  LBS  LB  LOS  LOS  LO
Weight Fonts of Title line faces, caps, figures and
points, of one body, face and line, ordered at one
time, cast to regular scheme.
5 lbs. and multiples, 4 to 5J Point inclusive.
10 lbs. and multiples, 6 to 18 Point inclusive.
15 lbs. and multiples, 20 to 36 Point inclusive.
20 lbs. and multiples, 42 and 48 Point.
25 lbs. and multiples, 54 to 72 Point inclusive.
40 lbs. and multiples, 84 and 96 Point.
50 lbs. and multiples, 120 and 144 Point.
SECOND CLASS PRICES
Tbhl, 2
SIZE       2   100  0  0   O 2000  3000  4000
POINT  LOS  LBS   LBS  LOS  LBS.  LBS  LBS.  LO
3......$2.50 $2.40 $2.35      $2.30 $2.25 $2.20 $2.15 $2.10            3.       $3.00  $2.90  $2.85  $2.80   $2.75  $2.70  $2.65 $2.60
3.        2.00    1.90   1.85   1.80   1.75   1.70   1.65   1.60       :1- . . .  2.50  2.40    2.35   2.30   2.25   2.20   2.15  2.10
3J on4A   1.50    1.40   1.35   1.30   1.25   1.20   1.15   1.10       1 .       2.00  $1.96    1.85   1.80   1.75   1.70   1.65   1.60
4......    1.50   1.40   1.35   1.30   1.25   1.20   1.15   1.10        11        1.90   1.86   1.75   1.70   1.65   1.60   1.55   1.50
4k .....   1.20   1.10   1.05   1.00    .98    .96    .94    .92..                          ...
I
LBS   L S   L  .  LBS   LBS.  LBS.  LBS.  OV I?
5 ..... 1  1.05  1.00  .97  .95   .94   .92   .90   .88
5.      .92     .91   .90   .88   .86   .84  .82   .80
200  loo    00   1000  2000  3000  4000  5000
LBS.  LBS  LS    LBS   LBS.  LBS   LBS OEB
6......79       .78   .77   .76   .74  .72   .70   .68
7......   .69   .68   .66   .64   .63   .62   .61   .60
8......   .64   .63   .62   .60   .58   .56   .54   .52
9......   .60   .59   .58   .56   .55   .54   .52   .50
10......   .56   .55  .54   .53   .52   .50   .48   .46
11......   .55   .53  .52   .51   .50   .48   .46   .44
12......   .52   .51  .49    .48  .47   .46   .45   .44
14......   .50   .49  .48    .47  .46   .45   .44   .43
18......   .50   .49  .48    .47  .46   .45   .44   .43
25   100   500   1000  2000  3000  4000  5000
LBS.  LBS.  LBS   LBS.  LOS.  LBS.  LBS  L0V
20O.49          .49   .48   .47   .46   .45   .44   .43
24......   .49   .49   .48   .47   .46   .45   .44   .43
30......   .49   .49   .48   .47   .46   .45   .44   .43
36....     .49   .49   .48   .47   .46   .45   .44   .43
SO   100   500   1000  2000  3000  4000  500
LBS   LBS   LOS.  LBS   LBS   LBS.  LBS. OB-
42......   .49   .49   .48   .47   .46   .45   .44   .43
48......   .49   .49   .48   .47   .46   .45   .44   .43
54 ......  .49   .49   .48   .47   .46   .45   .44   .43
60......   .49   .49   .48   .47   .46   .45  .44    .43
72......   .48   .48  .47    .46  .45   .44   .43   .42
75   100   500   1000  2000  3000  4000  5000
LBS   LBS.  LBS   LBS.  LBS,  LBS.  LBS.  L O
84......   .46   .46   .45   .44   .43   .42   .41   .40
96......   .44   .44   .43   .42  .41    .40   .39   .38
100
LES.
120 ......  .40
144 ......   .38
IS -  00    1000   000  3000   4000  500
LBS.  LBS.  LBS.   LB.   LOS   LBS  0LO 11
.40   .39   .38   .37   .36    .35   .34
.38   .37   .36   .35   .34    .33   .32
Items Covered by Table 1
Weight Fonts of minimum weights or multiples thereof
of all faces shown in this book excepting Scripts, Rimmed
and Shaded faces, Music, Greek, Armenian, Rabbinic and
Gaelic.
All parts of such Weight Fonts.
All sorts of those faces of one pound or over per char-
acter. (For less than one pound see Table 2.)
All fonts of Leaders (3 pound and 5 pound and larger)
and all sorts of same of one pound and over per set or
character.
All fonts or sorts of Spaces (en space and thinner) ex-
cepting Script Spaces and Quads.
Subject to Minimum Sort Rules on page 41.
In    so1   100   soo   1000  2000   -00
OS   LOS    LBS   LBS.  LBS.  LBS.  LBS. L
...      1.80  1.60   1.40  1.20  1.10  1.05  1.00   .95
5        1.44   1.20  1.00  .95    .90   .88   .86   .84
20 10 -
LBS   LBS.
6......  1.16   1.00
7......  1.00    .85
8......   .90    .75
9......   .80    .70
10......   .74    .65
11......   .70    .62
12 ......  .66    .60
14 ......  .62    .58
18 ......  .60    .56
500   1000  2000  3000  4000  5000
LBS   LBS,  LOS.  LBS   LOS  OVER
.90   .85  .80   .78   .76   .74
.80   .75  .70   .68   .66   .64
.70   .65  .60   .58   .56   .54
.65   .60  .58   .56   .54  .52
.60   .58  .56   .54   .52  .50
.58   .56  .54   .52   .50  .48
.56   .54  .52   .50   .48  .46
.56   .54  .52   .50   .48  .46
.54   .52  .50   .48   .46  .44
25   1 0   '00   1000  2000  3000  0000
OS    LBS   LOS.  LBSI   LBS.  LBS.  LBS  OVE
20......   .60  .56   .54   .52   .50   .48   .46  .44
21......   .56  .54   .52   .51   .50   .48   .46  .44
30.......  .56   .54  .52   .51   .50   .48   .46  .44
36 ......  .56  .54   .52   .51   .50   .48   .46  .44
50   100   500   1000  2000  3000 40 00 L50 a
LBS   LBS   LBS   LBS.  LBS.  LBS  LOS.  OVER
1.   .   .54   .52   .51   .50   .49   .48  .46   .44
48......   .54  .52   .51   .50   .49   .48   .46  .44
54......   .54  .52   .51   .50   .49   .48  .46   .4
60......   .54  .52   .51   .50   .49   .48  .46   .44
72......   .52  .51   .50   .49   .48   .47  .46   .14
75   100   500   1000  2000  3000  4000
LBS   LS.   LBS   LBS  LBS   LOS   LBS.  OVER
81......   .50  .50   .49   .48   .47   .46   .45  .44
96......   .48  .48   .47   .46   .45   .44   .43  .42
100
LBS.
120  ......  .44
144 ......  .40
100   5OO   1000  2000  300  4300 L
LBS   LBS.  LBS.   LBS   LBS   LBS.  OVER
.44   .43   .42   .41    .40   .39   .38
.40   .39   .38   .37    .36   .35   .34
Items Covered by Table 2
Weight Fonts of minimum weights or multiples thereof
of Scripts, Rimmed and Shaded faces, Greek, Armenian,
Rabbinic and Gaelic shown in this book.
All parts of such Weight Fonts.
All sorts of those faces one pound or over per char-
acter. (For less than one pound see Table 3.)
All sorts of faces listed in Table 1 where quantity is less
than one pound per character.
All fonts or sorts of Script Spaces and Quads.
All Body Italic fonts of less than minimum quantities.
Subject to Minimum Sort Rules on page 41.
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