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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 Page149
Description UTAH'S SIX SURVIVING DAILIES ting equipment, the latter soon being replaced by a faster Star Graphic typesetter. Beginning in 1976 all typesetting was done on two Photon Pacesetters. Also in the 70s, a computer system was purchased for classified advertising and billings, carrier billings and circulation bookkeeping. In 1981, a Systems Integrators, Inc., network computer system replaced typewriters in the newsroom. With this system, reporters and editors write, edit, justify type, measure columns and write headlines and captions at their individual monitors and electronically send their work to the phototype-setters in the composing room. Further modernization occurred in 1988 with the installation of two Compugraphic CG8600s. Macintosh computers and an Imagesetter have been added for pagination of full-color advertisements and limited editorial layout. Color photographs have run on The Herald's front pages and on selected section fronts regularly since about 1990. Other staffers who have worked at The Herald for decades include: - Josephine Zimmerman, who began reporting for the paper in 1964. Not only is she highly respected for her coverage of Utah County, agriculture news, the State Legislature and water issues, but is well known for her popular garden column and "Back at the Desk" opinion column. - The late Theron Luke, a crusty, brusque but loveable curmudgeon who served in numerous positions during his many years at the paper. He is remembered for his social criticism, his historical insights and his witty column, "As It Looks To Luke." - Renee Nelson retired in 1994 after 23 years at The Herald. During her career, she served first as women's editor, and as the emphasis on club, society and wedding news gave way to social issues, she became editor of the Lifestyle Section. She was also in charge of special sections and The Herald Magazine, a total market coverage (TMC), twice-weekly publi- 149
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Identifier 158-UPA_Page149.jpg
Source Original Book: UPA A Century Later
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416160
Reference URL