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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
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Title Page433
Description THE UTAH NEWSPAPER HALL OF FAME tinction of being the first woman to serve as president of Utah Press Association (1982-1983). It's of course not true that one can laugh his way through life. There are too many sad moments. But Frank S. Beck-with had more chuckles than tears along the way and in his humorously persuasive way immeasurably helped his community and Millard County to progress and prosper. While doing so, he left his name very legibly on the annals of journalism in Utah. SAMUEL OTIS BENNION, Deseret News Born June 9, 1874 - Died May 8, 1945 Installed in Hall of Fame at Salt Lake City, 1967 Whether he was carrying out his duties as publisher, chairing a Chamber of Commerce committee, directing the Days of '47 Parade or engaging in his ranch and agricultural activities, Samuel O. Bennion put his entire heart and soul into it. That's how the man is remembered by his contemporaries and has gone into the history of Utah journalism. He was simply that type of individual; a person with a great zest for living and a keen interest in all that went on about him. He had his finger in countless community enterprises and was prominent in both civic and religious circles. During the 1930's, throngs of viewers watching the Pioneer Days parade would wave and cheerily greet this familiar figure as he rode back and forth over the route seated on the box of a policeman's motorcycle. He was the grand marshall of the parade, performing one of his many community services with the zeal that marked his long, prominent career. His friends were legion. He numbered among them people 433
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Identifier 440-UPA_Page433.jpg
Source Original Book: UPA A Century Later
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416444
Reference URL