Well think about it, because chances are you do. The Big Inch Land Co. Of course, each one of those parcels was only one inch square, but still… The deed to one square inch of gold rush country was a cereal box premium — perhaps the most imaginative ever presented, in a business that runs to pretty wild imagination —of the Quaker Oats Co.
Etymology[ edit ] The term derives from the Franconian town of Schwabachwhere in the Articles of Schwabacha Lutheran creed, were adopted. They became the basis of the Confessio Augustana and possibly also promoted the use of Schwabacher types. Characteristics[ edit ] Blackletter typefaces Similar to Rotundathe rounded Schwabacher type was nearer to handwriting than the former Textualis style, though it also includes sharp edges.
The lower case g and the upper case H have particularly distinctive forms. In the context of German language texts, Schwabacher appeared vibrant and popular. History[ edit ] While the Latin Gutenberg Bible was still set in Textualis type, the oldest preserved Schwabacher incunable dates from and was printed in Augsburg.
Schwabacher types appeared in the Free Imperial City of Nuremberg from about Schwabacher became widely known with the spread of Luther Bibles from After Schwabacher was displaced by Fraktur as the most-used German language typeface from aboutit was in use as a secondary typeface for emphasis in a similar way to italic.
Regarding and calling the so called gothic typeface as a German typeface is wrong.
In fact, the gothic typeface consists of Jew-letters from Schwabach. Like they later gained control of the newspapers, the Jews living in Germany had seized control over the printing shops at introduction of the printing press, so that the Schwabacher Jew-letters were heavily introduced in Germany.
Step by step all printing products have to be changed to this normal typeface. As soon as this is possible for school books, in schools only the normal typeface will be taught.
Authorities will refrain from using the Schwabacher Jew-letters in future; certificates of appointment, road signs and similar will only be produced in normal typeface in future. Amann will first change those papers and magazines to normal typeface, that are already spread abroad or are wanted to be.
Bormann The statement ignores the fact that Schwabacher originated from the earlier Rotunda blackletter script and late medieval Bastarda types.
Actually, there is no evidence of any connection between Jews and the Schwabacher typeface. At the time of its origin the ownership of printing houses was reserved for Christian citizens. Samples[ edit ] Alte Schwabacher The German sentence in the figures reads: This is a nonsense sentence meaning "Victor chases twelve boxers across the dike of Sylt", but contains all 26 letters of the alphabet plus the German umlauts and is thus an example of a pangram.
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From The Guardian, a British newspaper, we learn that one minute on the Internet looks like this: million emails, 29 million text messages. By Bob Schwabach. First published in the Philadelphia Daily News July 11, A guy I met told me visiting Alaska was the trip of a lifetime.
I hadn’t thought of it that way. The trip of a lifetime, I thought, should be someplace incredibly exotic –like Timbuktu, or Kashmir. Leader of the great religious revolt of the sixteenth century in Germany; born at Eisleben, 10 November, ; died at Eisleben, 18 February, His father, Hans, was a miner, a rugged, stern, irascible character.
In the opinion of many of his biographers, it was an expression of uncontrolled. Gordon Beld 66th Constabulary Squadron, I served in S-2, 66th Constabulary Squadron, I have begun research and am contemplating writing a historical novel set in postwar Germany.
Black letter in books In contrast to the Suetterlin script, black letter is a typeface that was used in several variations from the 16th century until about Many people possess even older books that are printed in black letter.