Here’s what a Google search for “printers Halloween” turned up at the “Share My Craft” section of the HGTV (Home & Garden Television) web site:
The contributor wrote, “Used a printer’s drawer as an easy way to give out Halloween candy on the front step. Kids loved being able to pick from the options.”
Wooden font drawers from job cases can be had for $20 to $30 at online swap sites. Most of them never will never hold type again, but their partitions and pigeonholes remain sources of endless fascination. A Printing Office wishes all of our readers and their families a happy and safe Halloween.
About Patrick Henry
Patrick Henry is a journalist and an educator who has covered the graphic communications industry since 1984. The author of many hundreds of articles on business trends and technological developments in graphic communications, he has been published in most of the leading trade media in the field. He also has taught graphic communications as an adjunct lecturer for New York University and New York City College of Technology. The holder of numerous awards for industry service and education, Henry is currently the managing director of Liberty or Death Communications, a content consultancy.
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