ABC of Courier
Specimen of Courier

This type measures 6 line in size and was produced with the end-cut method. The type block does not have a manufacturer’s stamp.

This face was first shown as wood type by William Morgans and H.K. Wilcox in their 1890 Condensed Specimen Book of Wood Type.

This cut of Courier was shown in  American Wood Type  on page 240 and in the folio on page 46.

Type name used by manufacturer:

Morgans & Wilcox Courier [3114]

This is the Morgans & Wilcox cut.

Kelly noted that this face was only cut by Morgans & Wilcox Mfg. Co. and only offered by Hamilton after acquiring Morgans & Wilcox in 1898.