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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
Reference URL

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Title Page337
Description STATE CONCLAVES SINCE 1894 since 1912. Speakers included Gov. Henry H. Blood, Harrison R. Merrill, editor, Improvement Era and Marion C. Nelson, president of L. S. Gillham Advertising Agency and the vice president of Pacific Advertising Association. The Salt Lake Tribune-Telegram hosted a luncheon for the newsmen and women. Emergency measures directed by the administration of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and adopted by Congress had changed the economic picture sufficiently that a more positive attitude prevailed although delegates agreed the crisis was far from over. Forty-third annual meeting. Saturday-Sunday, January 25-26, 1936, Hotel Newhouse. George Harrison, Roosevelt Standard, was elected president. The Mayor of Roosevelt, he was simultaneously an officer of the Utah League of Cities and Towns and held a leadership position in the Utah Fish & Game Commission. A principal speaker was Irwin Arnovitz, chairman of the Utah Tax Commission. In appreciation for his many years of service to the association, Roy Porte was voted an Honorary Life Membership. Delegates presented a more positive attitude toward the economy as employment was stimulated in virtually all communities by the Works Progress Administration of the Federal government. Forty-fourth annual meeting. Saturday-Sunday, January 9-10, 1937, Hotel Newhouse. Charles Van Keuren Saxton, Kaysville Weekly Reflex, was elected president. Speakers were Gus P. Backman, secretary, Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce; A. S. Brown, Democratic national committeeman for Utah and A. B. Young, chairman of the Mining Committee of the Chamber of Commerce. Mrs. R. T. Porte was presented a plaque expressing condolences upon the "irreparable loss" of her late husband, Roy, who had been invaluable to the association during its pre-1920 reorganization. Hendrik Romeyn was retained as the association's part-time secretary. He was also Secretary of the Business Men's Alliance and the Printing 337
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Identifier 344-UPA_Page337.jpg
Source Original Book: UPA A Century Later
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 416348
Reference URL