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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 image/jpeg
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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Title Page634
Description UTAH PRESS ASSOCIATION masthead as publisher, however, until his death on July 9, 1972. With the demise of Loren L. Taylor, Moab -- all of Utah, for that matter -- lost one of its most dedicated citizens. Unlike his 1916 admonition when he'd become a country editor, 'Bish1 said something, was something and did something that will be remembered throughout Southeastern Utah for countless years to come. "These were more than mere words," it was pointed out in an editorial eulogy which continued, "it was etched into a way of life by the example of a half century of love and devotion." This was a man who, for the greater part of his life, served other people simply for the satisfaction of having done so. That selfless contribution richly entitles 'Bish1 Taylor to join this most select circle of Utah journalists. JAMES H. WALLIS, Vernal Express Born April 13, 1861 - Died August 23, 1940 Installed in Hall of Fame at Salt Lake City, 1962 Journalism was but one phase in the career of London-born James H. Wallis. He was also a member of the bar, a legislative clerk, a musician and, for seven years, executive secretary of the Utah Public Health Association. And his record of longevity as an officer of Utah State Press Association is unrivalled -- two successive terms as its vice president and four uninterrupted years as president between 1916 and 1921. He was, as well, a three-term president of the Southeast Idaho Press Association. He left his name in newspaper annals as a staff member or publisher in Montpelier, Preston and Sugar City, Idaho in addition to Salt Lake City, Provo, Ogden, Logan, Nephi, Roosevelt and Vernal, Utah. His final paper, the Vernal Express, which he acquired on May 11, 1917, continued in his family long after his demise. On June 15, 1923, his son-in-law, George Harrison, became the publisher and daughter Violet 634
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Identifier 640-UPA_Page634.jpg
Source Original Book: UPA A Century Later
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416645
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6319w0z/416645