[OS X TeX] Initials - fonts

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Jul 14 13:21:22 EDT 2009

On Jul 14, 2009, at 11:17 AM, George Ghio wrote:

> Hi Looks like I'm in the poop again, nothing new there.
> The problem - I wish to use the Initials fonts in conjunction with  
> Letterine  as per sample;
> \lettrine[lines=2, lraise=0.2, findent=0.2em, nindent=0em] 
> {\textfrak{W}}{e think of the} twentieth century as the beginning of  
> a new period and the ending of the old, but this is really a paradox  
> of statements. History cannot end, it can evolve or change  
> directions but as long as man is on earth, history will exist.  
> Admittedly, a social `epoch' was coming to an end and with it, a  
> change in conventions, especially those referred to as ``artistic''.
> I want to replace "\textfrak" with one of the initial fonts (as yet  
> undecided). As far as I can tell I have the Initials package  
> installed in all the right places.
> textfrak works with "\usepackage{oldgerm} in the preamble after   
> documentclass.
> What is required to use initials? Nothing I have tried seems to work.
> George L Ghio
> Renegade Writing


Where did you place the files?

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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