The Helvetica Condensed fonts are the most popular fonts that has won the honor of being the ‘Best Font’ in the year 1960. This clearly states the worth of the font during the olden times. Computers during that age were not very popular and so simple and easily readable fonts like this made their stand in the font world.
In terms of characteristics, the Helvetica Condensed Light variant of the Helvetica font has a narrower and thinner face than other variants which can easily fit into small spaces. The style and form is completely unique and the font is usually found in Software and old text books.