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Goudy Forum Pro Font Download

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Goudy Forum Pro downloadDesigners: Tom Rickner, Frederic Goudy
Publisher: Ascender
Goudy Forum Pro was designed by Tom Rickner, Frederic Goudy and published by Ascender. Goudy Forum Pro contains 3 styles and family package options.  

Goudy Forum is a revival and dramatic expansion by Tom Rickner, type designer at Ascender Corporation, of Frederic W. Goudy's 20th typeface design, 'Forum Title'.

The Pro font began twenty years ago while Tom Rickner was a student at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). Tom printed a type specimen using the Forum Title foundry hot metal types. Then in 1993 Tom began to digitize the font from that specimen while working as an independent type designer. Fifteen years passed before Tom dusted off the digital data and began working in earnest on font with a full Latin 1 character set.

Steve Matteson, type director at Ascender, encouraged Tom to take this font further still, and soon the glyph repertoire and feature set blossomed to a robust Pro font with a myriad of advanced typographic OpenType features.

Font Family:
· Goudy Pro Forum
· Goudy Fleurons
· Goudy Borders

Tags: goudy, roman, serif, swash caps, titling

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