Jade

Jade (U.S.A.) / c. 1948

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Design: The label name is typeset in plain but rather clumsy block-serif letters, with a strange underline with turned-down endings. The imprinting is done in Linotype Metro, a commonly-used slug-cast font for letterpress printing. The colour combination is meant to reflect the colour of jade, a green-coloured gemstone.

History: Unknown (have info? Please send to info.re.78s@shaw.ca). Label courtesy of collector Owen Burgess of Canada.




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