Printer Information

Participant Info

First Name
Last Name
Press Name
Larry B. Newman Printing Co.
Website or Blogsite
Year You Started with Letterpress
How You Got Involved In Letterpress Printing
<p style="text-align: justify;">When I was 14 I saw a Kelsey Press advertisement but could not afford the kit that I wanted, later in the year I found a 12 x 18 C &amp; P at a local printer that I could afford. The hobby has turned into a 45 year career as of 2012.</p>
Presses & Equipment
<p style="text-align: justify;">Running 12 X 18 C &amp; P NS, V 50 X, SP 15, Model 31 Linotype, Elrod, Model L Ludlow, 1 ton Noland Furnace and 2 water cooled molds, foundry type, Hammond Glider saw, Mono Tabular Broach. In Storage: Kelly B Special with extended delivery, V 36, Rouse Vertical Mitering machine and a bunch of other things that I have forgotten about. We also operate 5 die stamping presses (genuine engraving), a 9810 A B Dick Offset, Therm-o-type Green Machine, Therm-o- type Quad 12 slitter, 2 Paper Knives, 6 station Textile Screen Printing Press, 15 Needle Barudan Embroidery machine, and more stuff.</p>
Education & Training
<p style="text-align: justify;">Some College, Magna Cum Laude From the School of Hard Knocks and Rough Licks.</p>
Work History
<p style="text-align: justify;">July 7 1967 to Present:Commercial Printer, paper ruler, book binder, typesetter, graphic designer, line casting machine operator, shop owner and general flunkie..</p>
Other Interests & Hobbies
<p style="text-align: justify;">Any thing that involves type, graphics or design, also musical instruments, airbrushing, reading, metal and wood working, etc, etc, etc, etc.</p>
Letterpress Group Memberships, If Any
International Engraved Grapohics Association, Foil & Specialty Effects Association, Advertising Specialty Instute.
Birth Year
Your Photo or Press Photo

Predefined Group Memberships

APA: Amalgamated Printers Association
AAPA: Amatuer American Press Association
APHA: American Printing History Association
ATF: American Typecasting Fellowship
BPs: British Printing Society
LOLP: Ladies of Letterpress

NAPA: National Amateur Press Association