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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 Page329
Description STATE CONCLAVES SINCE 1894 Joseph S. Barlow, American Eagle of Murray, was elected president. Groundwork was laid for what would be a long-lasting working relationship with the Utah Manufacturers Association when a resolution urging "closer harmony" between the two groups was passed. It was recognized that the division of thinking had eliminated non-professionals from any association affiliation and had also resulted in some out-state newsmen simply turning their backs on the situation and choosing not to be part of either group. Twenty-second annual meeting. Saturday, February 6, 1915, Chamber of Commerce building, Salt Lake City. The division of thinking in the association limited attendance at the meeting, which was purposely held in conjunction with that of the Utah Manufacturers Association. Due to absence of a quorum, J. S. Barlow, Murray Eagle, was retained as president along with his officers and board members. Principal speaker Will G. Farrell, whose topic was "Kickers, Past, Present and Future," questioned, "Why do those who knock your city live in it the longest?" He labelled 1915 as "the pivotal year in civilization," arguing "it will witness the culmination of the greatest war in history and the turning point in the history of many nations." Delegates were impressed by the completion only a few days earlier of the first transcontinental telephone conversation between New York City and San Francisco, but were concerned by reports Germany had begun unrestricted submarine warfare in the Atlantic. Twenty-third annual meeting. Friday-Saturday, January 28-29, 1916, Franklin Club, Salt Lake City. Isaac E. Diehl, Mammoth Record, elected president. A newcomer to Utah, Roy T. Porte, who had moved to the state to be secretary of the Ben Franklin Club, a commercial printer's group, was elected secretary-treasurer. A former weekly newspaper publisher in North Dakota, he was knowledgeable about community publications and expert on trade associations. Best of all, he was 329
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Identifier 337-UPA_Page329.jpg
Source Original Book: UPA A Century Later
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416340
Reference URL