What is the New Journal font?
The typeface was designed at the Polygraphmash type design bureau in 1951-53 by Lev Malanov, Elena Tsaregorodtseva et al.
Based on Cyrillic version of Excelsior, 1931, of Mergenthaler Linotype, by Chauncey H. Griffith. Excelcior Cyrillic was developed in 1936 in Moscow by Professor Michael Shchelkunov, Nikolay Kudryashev et al. A low-contrast text face of the Ionic – “Legibility” group.
New Journal Font families
The New Journal includes the following font families:
- New Journal
- New Journal Italic
- New Journal Bold
New Journal Preview
Here is a preview of how New Journal will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.