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I'm a newbie so I hope this doesn't seem impolite for a first post. I am trying to recreate the John Craven's Newsround logo from the 1970s era and I'm struggling with the typeface used.
Please see the attachment. I know that the words "John Craven's" are pretty much a version of Flash Bold but I am really foxed by the large rounded sans serif used for the main font: "NEWSROUND".
The closest I can match it to is Houschka Rounded Extra Bold (very similar W and O glyphs) but the R and the D don't match. Also, this font wasn't created until the 1990s so it can't have been used in the 1970s. Have I stumbled across something that was likely hand-drawn? It seems unlikely, as the backdrop for each episode of Newsround had the days of the week recreated in the same font (and/or font outline).
Any ideas/pointers would be gratefully received.