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Evaluate ITC Century and ITC Franklin Gothic’s potential based on their common past.

how these types match up:

ITC Century

heritage, year

American, 1975

virtues

Honor, adaptability

ITC Franklin Gothic

heritage, year

American, 1979/1991

virtues

Economy, steadiness

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ITC Century

ITC Franklin Gothic

decorative curl
double-story lowercase
large ball terminals
closed apertures
long, bracketed serifs
unilateral serif
centered tail
double-story lowercase
protruding ear
angled
terminals
closed apertures
subtle modulation