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Your Life

Digging around the vast Trove archives, I came across these charming icons:

Your Luck

Your Home

Your Job

Your Heart


They were part of a full-page horoscope spread in the ‘Women’s Section’ of the newspaper, because who cares about war and stuff when there’s RECIPES to be had, RIGHT LADIES?


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I cannot sing the glory of the New York Public Library’s research archives high enough. On a previous excursion, I took out 5 catalogs from the typesetting era, giant books detailing all typefaces available for purchase along with decorative flourishes and a variety of creepy and disturbing images. Page after page of glorious fonts! Behold!

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