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  United States. 1960
  Air Mail: Libery Bell
  Designed by Herb Lubalin, John Pistilli,
  and J. Lombardero


  This page was made possible with help from
David B. Marshall

Herb Lubalin (1918–1981) worked at Reiss Advertising and Sudler & Hennessey before starting his own firm. He designed logos and magazines, including Eros, Fact, and Avant Garde. An AIGA medalist, he spent the later part of his career working on U&lc. His archives are held at the Herb Lubalin Study Center at Cooper Union. Learn more about him here. Learn more about his types here.

Lubalin Graph

ITC Avant Garde

John Pistilli
(1925–?) was a partner and head of lettering at Sudler & Hennessey from 1949 to 1964. Learn more about his Pistilli Roman (which he designed with Lubalin) here. If you have more and better information, please contact us.