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Gallusplatz signs

Photo(s) by Florian HardwigImported from Flickr on Oct 18, 2013. Artwork published in .
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    Adrian Frutiger’s Univers is still omnipresent in Switzerland.

    Swiss-style outward-pointing (single) guillemets are used even for the English text here.
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    Swiss-style outward-pointing (single) guillemets are used even for the English text here.

    Swiss-style outward-pointing (single) guillemets are used even for the English text here.
    Source: http://www.flickr.com License: All Rights Reserved.

    The lines are sometimes flush-left, sometimes flush-right – but always aligned to the outside. It may sound logical, but that’s first news to most German signmakers.

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