A revival of a wood type first shown in 1879 by Wm. H. Page, see Mansard (No. 121). Appears under this name in a VGC catalog from 1972. Helvin is decorated with screws, Helvin Black is solid (caps only).
Digitally revived by Tim Ryan under the VGC names (Type Revivals, Helvin Black with lowercase). Helene Hiss (Soft Horizons) is a clone of Helvin Black. A Helene Hiss Bolted was added by Character. [Solopedia]
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