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CONTENTS

Introduction 5 Sir Peter Hendy cbe

A Style is Born 9 Andrew Johnston

New Johnston 21 Eiichi Kono

Edward Johnston - Father of Modern Calligraphy Gerald Fleuss

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The Edward Johnston Memorial at Farringdon

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Johnston’s Surviving Heritage 45 Mike Ashworth This book was published to mark the unveiling at Farringdon station of the memorial commemorating Edward Johnston’s work and the new Johnston 100 typeface. This took place on 24th June 2019 and Sir Peter Hendy’s Introduction contains the speech he made on that occasion. For their assistance with this publication, the Edward Johnston Foundation would like to thank the London Transport Museum and Transport for London, particularly Customer Experience Manager Gareth Leslie and his team, who organised the installation of this impressive memorial.

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