Michael N. Marcus discusses writing, editing, design, publishing, marketing, language, culture, politics, food and other things. This blog started in 2008, was on hiatus for the summer and fall of 2017, and restarted in December. Michael took time away from blogging for much of 2019 to write a book.
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Friday, September 11, 2015
Vital typography lesson: provide adequate spacing between words
It's supposed to say "wig & pen is . . ."
The sign was erected for a pub in Truro, Cornwall, England when a street was closed. The pub is named after the local royal court.