Fact magazine covers
Stark typography to deliver stark criticism in the politically charged 1960s.
4 Comments on “Fact magazine covers”
Wow this very factually helpful lol. Thanks for posting these designs. Please keep posting (Y) great content
The cover of the obesity looks like if had an early “bottleneck” appearence. Take a look to that font that supossedly was designed in 1972, but this look way too similar.
Humberto, we do state on the Bottleneck typeface description:
But it’s true there are elements of the “Obesity” lettering that are more like Bottleneck than Art Tone. It would be interesting to know more about the origin of Bottleneck.
Yeah, Stephen, it supossed that Tony Wenman designed Bottleneck in 1972 for Letraset, but this looks way too similar:
Maybe it was the main inspiration for Bottleneck.