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STOP PRESS STOP PRESS STOP PRESS STOP PRESS STOP PRESS STOP PRESS STOP PRESS STOP PRESS STOP PRESS STOP PRESS PRESS STOP PRESS PRESS STOP PRESS STOP PRESS bps members might be interested in this from the winter 2014 printing history news: RobeRt White's telephone numbeR foR convention bookings is noW: 01592 882130 THE PRINTING HISTORICAL SOCIETY is On the whole the Society tries not to overlap pleased to resume its programme of annual with the grants offered by bibliographical grants, for three years beginning 2015. societies. The grants—a limited number worth up to The deadline for applications is 1 April 2015. £1,000 each—should support research into For detailed instructions on how to apply the history of printing technology, the printing please see the ‘Grants Programme’ section of and related industries, printed materials the PHS website at: and artefacts, type and type founding, print printinghistoricalsociety.org.uk, or contact culture, and printing processes and design. Giles Mandelbrote by e-mail at: email@example.com di d you know A CoCk-up InITIAL is an initial that 'cock-up' was a printer's term for a superior extends above the first line of the text and letter—one that rises above the base line, aligns at the foot of it. In the 1800s a as in the o of � (number). PaPEr SUPPliES all membership renewals currently £27 PaPer & Board for Printing availaBle for UK, £42 for Overseas, or at comPetitive Prices notifications for change of address, email or telephone sPecial offer & Branded stock numbers should be sent to list availaBle on request the Membership Secretary: deliveries PossiBle within 120 miles MARGARET ROOKES, 57 CRAISTON WAY, Lower Walsall Street, Wolverhampton WV1 2ES GREAT BADDOW, CHELMSfORD Email: wdghilliEr@gmail.com CM2 8ED TEl: 07984 363819 / 0792 7766799 Please make any cheques Credit card payment available payable to the 10 ‘British Printing Society’.