Mission Toys Ornaments

G. Fonts Designed by Will H. Bradley

G 3. Bradley, Will H. Mission Toys Ornaments, type design, 1904.

Mission Toys ‘page embellishments’ were designed in 1904 by Bradley, then art director at American Type Founders Company. Originally cast in three point sizes, each character also came with an accompanying color block for two-color printing applications.

Specimen of Mission Toys type embellishments

A65.3 American Chap-Book cover, Nov 1904

Cover from The American Chap-Book, Nov 1904, A65.3.

 

Citation: Lindsay, Martin S. Mission Toys Ornaments. Website: WillBradley.com. Accessed 15 Jun 2024, <https://willbradley.com/work/typography/mission-toys-ornaments/>. Bibliography. References.