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Title UPA A Century Later
Subject Newspapers; Newspaper publishing; Journalism
Creator Utah Press Association
Publisher Utah Press Association
Contributors Cornwell, J. M.
Date 1996
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Identifier PN4844.U8 U8 1996
Source Original Book: UPN A Century Later
Language eng
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2005, University of Utah. All rights reserved.
Holding Institution University of Utah
Source Physical Dimensions 14 cm x 21.5 cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor
ARK ark:/87278/s6319w0z
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416710
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Title Page32
Description UTAH PRESS ASSOCIATION publication. A more comprehensive history of the News is found in Chapter 8 and a brief summary of Salt Lake City's numerous other publications is in Chapter 4. Dr. Richards and subsequent notables Samuel 0. Bennion, George Q. Cannon and Charles W. Penrose are in the Hall of Fame. Ephraim Enterprise Another of Utah's pioneering weeklies, the Enterprise dates to September 16, 1891. It was the community's second newspaper, launched only a few months after the County Register, begun June 4, 1890, had gone out of existence. M. F. Murray and Charles Goddard were co-founders of the Enterprise. Goddard remained only a brief time, but Murray was editor until 1903, when Fred Jorgenson assumed the reins. Over a period of years the names of E. A. Britsch, Nephi Christensen and Curtus Mickelsen successively appeared on the masthead. On January 20, 1925, Roscoe C. Cox began a 35-year tenure at the publisher's desk, a time span ended by his retirement. The Enterprise was sold on November 3, 1960 to Larry Stahle, a grandson of John Stahle, Sr., one of the founding members of UPA. At the same time he acquired the Manti Messenger from Cox's son, R. LaVaun. Both papers would change hands again on September 1, 1972 when Max E. Call, a veteran Wyoming newsman, purchased them from Stahle. He sold in November, 1993 to Post Publishing Company, headed by Todd Newton. Late in 1994, Call regained the Enterprise upon the demise of Newton's firm. Roscoe Cox, whose three-plus decades reflect the longest tenure of any Enterprise publisher, is in the Hall of Fame. A summary of other Manti newspaper ventures appears in Chapter 4. Logan Herald-Journal Cache Valley's major newspaper is the product of a 32
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Source Original Book: UPA A Century Later
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 416043
Reference URL