El Paso is shown in a catalog by Face Photosetting in a single style, with solid bottom halves and hatched fill. A solid version is shown in Dan X. Solo’s Art Nouveau Display Alphabets (Dover, 1976) as Bambus and in the Solotype catalog (1992) as Bambus Grotesk.
Redesigned and expanded into a family of 5 styles in 2011 by former Face employee Steve Jackaman and Ashley Muir, as El Paso Pro.
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