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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 https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6319w0z

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Description THE UTAH NEWSPAPER HALL OF FAME Utah journalist personally or through the columns of his paper took an ongoing part in the promotion of numerous projects beneficial to Price and the surrounding area. Upon his death this tribute was paid his memory by a friend and fellow journalist: "From his pen came the community news. He wrote of the trivial going and coming of each individual, of deaths and births, marriages and divorces, news that was sensational and news that was sordid. Sometimes his pen moved in a caustic vein, censuring and fighting an issue he believed to be wrong. Always unafraid, the work of his pen was his heart's conviction of truth and righteousness. . . to those who knew him there remains outstanding the memory of a lovable character who has enriched and benefitted his fellowmen." ISAAC EMORY DIEHL, Mammoth Record Born May 24, 1861 - Died July 14, 1940 Installed in Hall of Fame at Salt Lake City, 1981 Only files yellowed with age and, in some cases sadly incomplete, offer evidence today that Isaac Emory Diehl ever engaged in Utah journalism. The newspapers on which he labored for more than 40 years have either merged with others or ceased to function. Even the bustling and energetic mining community upon which he once exercised his editorial influence is today only a few scattered homes amid the crumbling foundations of other structures. Darkened, cave-like openings on surrounding hillsides look down on the almost obliterated remnants of Mammoth and reflect the mining industry which attracted thousands to the fabled Tintic district and formed a backdrop for "Ike" Diehl's journalistic achievements. Though he never wrote an editorial of Pulitzer quality, Isaac Diehl would've been a contender for honors in any competition based on versatility. During his lifetime, in addition to being a competent journalist, he was a telegrapher, manager of early-day telephone companies, a lawyer who 475
Format application/pdf
Identifier 482-UPA_Page475.jpg
Source Original Book: UPA A Century Later
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416486
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6319w0z/416486