The shadow variant of Ludlow’s Tempo. Released in 1932 [McGrew 1993] [Reichardt 2011] or 1935 [Osterer & Stamm]. Very similar to Semplicità Ombra (1933), Gill Sans Shadow No.1 (Monotype Series 406, 1936), and Plastica (Berthold, c. 1936). Not to be confused with Berthold’s Umbra (1932).
Digitizations by Bitstream and URW/Adobe/Linotype. See also Barricade JNL.