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Designed by Wadsworth A. Parker for ATF (that’s American Type Founders, not Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms) in 1927, this font was originally called Modernistic. Since it ain’t so no mo’, I gave it a new name more in line with its place in history. Suitable for short headlines in large point sizes, unless you really want to torture your readers. The freeware version is uppercase only; my commercial font, Metro Retro Redux has lowercase letters, as well as a complete Adobe character set.

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Metro-Retro (Converted from) METRO-RE.TTFView Font Info 103 characters — View All
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Metro Retro NF (Version 1.003) MetroRetroNF.ttfView Font Info 222 characters — View All


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(c) 1999 Nick Curtis. All Rights Reserved. Generated by Fontographer 3.52


Converted from e:\nickfo~1\MER_____.TF1 by ALLTYPE


Copyright (c)) 1999, 2001, 2006 Nick Curtis. All Rights Reserved. Distributed under non-exclusive license by 1001 Free Fonts.


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