ITC Eras is peculiar due to the slight angle of its roman. The makers of this sign ignored (or were ignorant of) this; as they aligned the letters to the brick columns, they created an inclined baseline. The forced ligature is also amusing.
Parking sign in Philadelphia
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The Black Arrow by Robert Louis Stevenson, Airmont Books CL201963
Photo(s) by “Steve” on Flickr.