>>>>> "RW" == Richard Walker <[log in to unmask]> writes:

RW> Joachim Schrod writes:
>> No, it's not standard. Emphasis is done with italics, as in every
>> civilized country.

RW> If you were typesetting in Fraktur, you had no choice but to use
RW> letter-spacing.

My typography books tell otherwise, that's what Schwabacher or Roman
is for.