Day of Design: 20 Years of Newspaper Design


Madrid, Spain

ABC is a Spanish national daily newspaper founded in Madrid on Jan. 1, 1903, by Torcuato Luca de Tena y Álvarez-Ossorio. ABC started as a weekly newspaper, turning daily in June 1905. Today, ABC is the third largest general-interest newspaper in Spain, and the oldest newspaper still operating in Madrid. ABC is often referred to as a newspaper of record from Spain, along with El País and El Mundo.

ABC is known for generally supporting conservative political views and defending the Spanish monarchy.

Source: Wikipedia

Read a 1993 design note from ABC


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1993 Frontpage
ABC front page from Feb. 10, 1993


243,154 circulation

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2013 Frontpage
ABC front page from Feb. 10, 2013 (Or Feb. 8 page)