RE: [PPLetterpress] Re: FWD: The Type Table
- Sometimes we get so carried away insisting on correct terminology
that we let the subtle difference between "cases" and "drawers" or
"Galleys" and "trays" obfuscate matter at hand.
I even catch myself using the wrong terms at times.
Interesting to me is that in all the web discussion of the
>Table that no one has yet complained about Hrant's calling the case a
>drawer, which, of course, etymologically, it is.
>ps: Hrant wrote and said the case had Stephenson Blake markings.
>> This case was from an English manufacturer, I can't recall the
>> manufacturer's name. The little brass corner locks were a common
>> feature of their cases. A little touch of class.
>> --- In PPLetterpress@yahoogroups.com, wa0dfw@ wrote:
>> > First time I've seen such a case, with brass pieces on each place
>> > divisions cross. Very nice idea.
>> > Mo