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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 Page308
Description UTAH PRESS ASSOCIATION don't. And, fortunately, that's mutually acceptable. As an 1894 participant later commented: "One would have to agree that UPA's conventions were the grandest, its banquets the zestiest and its spirit the snappiest of any organization in Utah." Subsequent association conventions have kept good food as a priority but given more emphasis to seeking out notable speakers and experts in the newspaper field to highlight programs. During its early years UPA felt honored to have prominent state figures grace its podium and an array of governors were speakers from time to time. Included were Caleb West, the Territorial Governor of 1894 and, after statehood, Heber M. Wells, Simon Bamberger, Charles Mabey, George Dem, Henry Blood, Herbert Maw, J. Bracken Lee, George D. Clyde, Calvin Rampton, Scott Matheson, Norman Bangerter and Michael Leavitt. Since fame is a rather debatable matter, some of equal importance may have been overlooked, but a partial list of other dignitaries who have appeared before the association would include: In 1950, John M. Henry, Des Moines Register columnist and author of Cosmopolitan magazine's "Main Street" feature. In 1952, both Sen. Michael Monroney (D-Okla.) and Sen. Joseph McCarthy (R-Wisc), principals in the then-ongoing Congressional battle over alleged Communistic infiltration of the State Department. In 1954, Kenneth Lindsay, a former member of the British Parliament, who discussed "Politics and the Press in the Atomic Age. " He stressed the need for a "world alliance" of free nations in order to preserve global peace. In 1955, Nicholas Nyaradi, a Bradley (111.) University professor-at-large of history and political science, who spoke on experiences in Moscow while protesting aspects of Russia's dominance over his native Hungary. In 1957, Edgar S. Bayol, press counsel for Coca-Cola. A featured speaker, he would later become the executive officer of NEA and again appear on the convention program in 1959. Also in 1957, Charles (Chuck) Bennett of Audit Bureau of 308
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Identifier 317-UPA_Page308.jpg
Source Original Book: UPA A Century Later
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416319
Reference URL