The name 'Times New Roman'
The so called older Times' typeface and the newer.









There is a problem when talking about Times New Roman, because even these days the original Times’ typeface is know as Times , but because it’s less and less available, and because of that the Times New Roman typeface is also know as just ‘Times’. Especially In Letterpress. There is a historic mystery surrounding Times New Roman. some refer to it as being drawn from Times Old Roman, but actually it descends from Plantin. Digitally they do have a Times and a Times New Roman. Times Old Roman is also an official name of the old Times’ typeface.

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