Head over heart.

Evaluate ITC Century and Chaparral Pro’s potential based on their contrasting forms.

how these types match up:

ITC Century

physique

Statuesque and lean (I carry my weight in my legs)

Chaparral Pro

physique

Trenchant, trim, solid

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ITC Century

Chaparral Pro

decorative curl
large ball terminals
double-story
lowercase
high-contrast strokes
extended tail
double-story lowercase
unbracketed
slab serifs
slight
modulation
wedge-shaped
head serifs,
tall ascenders
and descenders
small counters
reevaluate options

Not so fast.

Even though one is refined and the other rugged, their comparable heights and double-story lowercases make them too analogous.