Released in 1936. “A script for virile and specifically Latin advertising, ‘Scribe’ is not a drawn typeface, it’s a fully natural script. It preserves a familiar physiognomy in ‘written’ text. Scribe is a ‘snapshot’ of modern handwriting, captured by Marcel Janco.” [promo text] Danish foundry William Simmelkiær Skriftstøberi had it as Super.
Revived and expanded by Hans van Maanen as Gaulois (Canada Type, 2012), which is used for the sample here.
Scribe in use
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