Helvetica, Times New Roman, Narberth

image via {folklore.org}

Newsworks has the story of a Philadelphia-based typeface designer, Susan Kare, who almost named the original Mac fonts after stops on the Septa Regional Rail lines.

But, according to Kare, Steve Jobs insisted the fonts be named after world-class cities rather than suburban towns. (Ouch.)

Read the whole interview with Susan on {technically philly}.