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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 Page335
Description STATE CONCLAVES SINCE 1894 Weekly Reflex, elected president, marking the first time a father-and-son combination had headed USPA. William P. Epperson had been the association's leader in 1922-23. A considerable portion of the program was devoted to planning a joint convention in Cheyenne with Wyoming Press Association when the National Editorial Association convened there in July. It was the nearest a national conclave had ever been to Utah. Thirty-seventh annual meeting. Saturday, Sunday, January 25-16, 1930, Hotel Newhouse. Abraham B. (Abe) Gibson, Nephi Times-News, elected president. Apprehension about the nation's economy following the "Black Friday" stock market crash of October, 1929, was voiced by both delegates and speakers, although an air of cautious optimism prevailed. Unemployment was increasing as pessimistic potential buyers held onto their money, publishers agreed. Thirty-eighth annual meeting. Saturday, Sunday, January 24-25, 1931, Newhouse Hotel, Salt Lake City. Howard A. Jarvis, Magna Times and Garfield Leader, was elected president. Among topics discussed on a program which drew principally upon association members was the experimental formation of a "division" organization within USPA. The "eastern division" had convened in Moab, May 22-24, with William T. Igleheart, Price News-Advocate, elected chairman, it was reported. Officers urged other areas to conduct similar meetings and to report back at the following year's convention. Thirty-ninth annual meeting. Saturday, Sunday, January 16-17, 1932, Newhouse Hotel, Salt Lake City. Loren L. (Bish) Taylor, Moab Times-Independent, elected president. Efforts were renewed to establish a competition for excellence in makeup and typography among USPA member papers. In a change of procedure, outgoing president Howard Jarvis of Magna was elected Secretary-Treasurer, a position he would 335
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Identifier 343-UPA_Page335.jpg
Source Original Book: UPA A Century Later
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416346
Reference URL