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Georgia [Jan. 11th, 2007|12:08 pm]
Creative Typography

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[yamilisa20]
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Hi. I'm posting here coz I need some more information about a font. We have an assignment for school in which we had to choose our favorite font and make something around it. The font I chose is Georgia. I looked up information about this font, and found out that the name is based on aliens that were once found in the state Georgia. But could someone tell me *why* they decided to dedicated that fact to a font? Is there a place where I could find out more about it?

Thank you :)
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[User Picture]From: herald_comm
2007-01-11 06:21 pm (UTC)
"Georgia received its name from: "Alien heads found in Georgia," a tabloid headline..." from here.

For more history about the font (inspiration, screen use, etc.) try the Microsoft website.

Hope those help.
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From: jackpov
2009-10-16 05:22 pm (UTC)
hello Georgia!i think u should check out simplythebest.net they really have some good font collection(i used it before).also plz
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