courier


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courier

a special messenger, esp one carrying diplomatic correspondence

Courier

A monospaced typeface originating from the typewriter that is commonly used for letters. It is still considered by many to be the "appropriate" typeface for business correspondence.

 Providing that you have not changed the default
 setting in the Fonts menu for "language examples,"
 this is an example of the Courier font.
References in classic literature ?
The young Harrogate was left behind for a moment emptying a glass of white wine and lighting a cigarette, as the beauty retired with the banker, the courier and the poet, distributing peals of silvery satire.
The courier and the young banker carried loaded revolvers, and Muscari
He had planted his person at a flying leap next to the lovely Englishwoman; on the other side of her sat the priest, whose name was Brown and who was fortunately a silent individual; the courier and the father and son were on the banc behind.
Shortly afterwards, the courier announced that the valet, and the footman, and the two maids, and the four guides, and the fourteen mules, were in readiness; so the breakfast party went out to the convent door to join the cavalcade.
Wherever they went, their importance preceded them in the person of the courier riding before, to see that the rooms of state were ready.
Yes, monsieur, yes; but a courier has just arrived.
The letter which the courier brings to the governor of a fortress is sometimes an order.
But nevertheless, traveller as he was, he passed the night direfully sick in his carriage, where his courier tended him with brandy-and- water and every luxury.
They had arrived with the carriage and courier at the Erbprinz Hotel, the best of the town, and the whole party dined at the table d'hote.
The courier stood looking at Winterbourne offensively.
Costello, "who has an intimacy with her mamma's courier.
The courier asks if there's an answer," the footman announced.