Chicago: Committee on Education, National Typothetae
of America, 1918.
Rose of the Canadian Copyright Association led this lobby and was joined by the Canadian Manufacturers' Association, the Toronto Typothetae
(employing printers), and the Canadian branch of the International Typographical Union.
Murdock was first president of the local branch of Typothetae
, a national printing organization established in 1887.
In one claw, the eagle holds a composing stick; in the other, a 'visorum.' This signifies the 'typothetae
' or compositors.
(1926), The History of the United Typothetae
of America (Chicago: University of Chicago Press).
Wroth, A History of Printing in Colonial Maryland, 1686-1776 (Baltimore: Typothetae
of Baltimore, 1922), p.
of America, forerunner of today's Printing Industries of America (PIA), Alexandria, Virginia, established the industry's trade customs in 1922 based on the accumulated experience and practices of more than 100 years of printing.
It turned publicly embarrassing when Wallace Sutherland of the Toronto Typothetae
read a telegram of support for licensing from William Cope, the printing superintendent at the Methodist House.