Ed Benguiat’s second typeface design. Commissioned from J. Walter Thompson for the use by the Ford truck company. Published by Photo-Lettering and named after his son Johnnie [TDC Type Legends interview] who was born in 1950. The informal all-caps sans with bouncing baseline is shown in the One Line catalog (1971) in 3 styles; solid, Open, and Open Condensed.
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