Meanwhile, in 1979… Issued by the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare / Public Health Service / Centre for Disease Control.
Designed by Bob Quinzel for Schaedler, Marvin is a simple bold condensed all-caps sans with two twists: 1.It’s bottom-heavy. 2.It comes with lots of swash alternates. The latter are so striking that the unusual weight distribution can go almost unnoticed. This public service announcement is a rare example of Marvin used without any swashes.