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adjusted Automatic back gauge bindery binding bookbinding Bundling card or tag cardboard check sheets clamp cloth back crease Crimping Cutter dissolve Drill end-leaves end-papers eyelet feed feeder fillers fish glue folded sheet folded signatures folder folding machine folio fore edge forms four gathered glucose glue glycerine gripper gum arabic handling head and tail hole hundred inch trim inch wide index finger inserted jogged knife knives leaves left hand length letterpress manifold manila paper maps marble marker muslin nches Numbering Machine oil of wintergreen one-eighth one-fourth one-half inches ounces pads Paper Drill parallel pattern blocks piece pile plates pots printed Punching Machine put the needle quarter-bound rollers saddle-stitched side sixteen slit staples stitchers stitching strip stub Supercalendered tablets tag board Tatum thickness thirty-two thread three-eighths three-fourths tipped trim margins width wire
Page 3 - ... PRESSMEN. In laying out or imposing plate forms, care should be taken on margins, guide marks, folding points, and the proper position of the signature page as far as it relates to the fold. On a thirty-two page, the signature page of the first sixteen should be in the lower left-hand corner next to grippers ; the signature page of the other sixteen in the lower left-hand space on the third row. The folding points should be in the fold margin nearest the center on the left side, and centered...
Page 3 - ... the guide when fed in. If there is any variation in the trim of the sheet, it will be overcome by making guides and guide marks hit the sheet at the same point. The guide mark being close to the gripper indicates at once to the boxer, the folding-machine operator, or the cutter which edges of the printed sheet are to be used in making his calculations for properly forwarding the work.
Page iii - BOOKBINDING AND ITS AUXILIARY BRANCHES (in four parts). By John J. Pleger.
Page 6 - Cloth used for making covers or cases for books. It is made in many different grades and patterns (see also Cloths).