Categories History of Lettering lettering Thoughts on lettering Typographic ephemera The way it was – letterpress Post author By John Pitt Post date 25/01/2011 No Comments on The way it was – letterpress From the 1953 Penrose, among the advertisements, this showing how printing/publishing used to be pre-internet. And that’s only 50 or so years ago. Don’t laugh. Think 50 years from now. They will laugh at our ‘ancient’ technology. Rate this:Share this:EmailPocketFacebookRedditPrintTwitterLinkedInPinterestTumblrLike this:Like Loading... Related Tags ephemera, Graphic design, Intertype, lettering, Penrose, Printing, Typography By John Pitt Artist and Creative View Archive → ← The trouble with U – part 3 → The Alphabet and U Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.