Linotype: The Film

Joe Pemberton's picture

How does the linotype fit into today's technology?

It doesn't.

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theplatypus's picture

Thanks for posting! Looks entertaining and educational. Especially to those of us who grew up on digital typesetting.

eliason's picture

It doesn't.

Great line!

I find these machines mesmerizing to watch.

rax's picture

indeed eliason.

looking forward to it.

kentlew's picture

> I find these machines mesmerizing to watch.

I do, too. And the redistribution mechanism that Mergenthaler devised was absolute genius, an amazing example of pre-digital “computing.”

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