Douglas F. Attaway

Douglas F. Attaway

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Douglas F. "Doug" Attaway, Jr., was president and publisher of the defunct Shreveport Journal, a daily newspaper in northwest Louisiana. He was chairman of the board of KSLA-TV, the Shreveport, Louisisana CBS affiliate from 1966 until the channel was sold to Viacom in 1979. He was a former chairman of the board of Newspaper Production Company and the Attaway Newspaper Group, Inc. Born in Shreveport to Journal publisher Douglas Attaway, Sr., and the former Bessie Fisher, he graduated from C.E. Byrd High School and held degrees in journalism and business from the University of Missouri. He joined the staff of The Journal in 1934 as an advertising proof runner. He became an ad salesman, assistant bookkeeper and reporter and became managing editor in December 1941, a position that he held until the senior Attaway's death in 1957show more

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  • Paperback | 100 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 159g
  • Miss Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135763733
  • 9786135763737