Turned letter

A letter which is urned upside down; that is, the nick is at the top instead of the foot. The mark used by press correctors to show the error is—Spiral

Turned letter

A letter which is printed upside down as g; or one placed in such a position that its feet instead of its face is printed, thus . When matter runs upon sorts and a character is exhausted before the case is empty, it is usual to put in the composing stick a type of the thickness of the one lacking, but with its feet upwards, so that it may not be overlooked in the correction.

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