The W.G.N; A Handbook of Newspaper Administration---

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 edition. Excerpt: ...are reviewed every day and theatrical productions as often as new ones are preTribune Apologizes Daily For Errors sented in Chicago. Both receive large treatment in The Sunday Tribune with the addition of a weekly report from The Tribune's dramatic correspondent in New York. Books are treated on Sunday only. There is an extensive review of one worth-while book by the Literary Editor, a column of comment and gossip by his assistant, and reviews of books on varied subjects by specialists. An interesting and distinctive department originated by The Tribune is known as the Beg-Your-Pardon Department. Each day, if necessary, apologies for and corrections of errors in the news report are made under the above heading. News passes through many hands before it appears in type, and in the pressure of securing, printing and distributing upwards of one hundred thousand words of it each night, mistakes are inevitable. Every week, therefore, The Tribune prints an advertisement on its first page acknowledging its fallibility and urging readers to report any errors they may discover to the Beg-Your-Pardon Department. National News NEWS of the nation conies to The Tribune from the Associated Press, from the United News Service, from The Tribune's own news bureaus in New York and Washington, and from hundreds of correspondents in other towns and cities. The Associated Press is a world-wide organization for gathering news and distributing it to newspapers. It is a co-operative institution financed by the newspapers which hold "charter memberships" in it. The number of memberships in each city is limited, and an "A. P. charter" is often very valuable. An entire newspaper with its plant is sometimes purchased in order to secure a charter. The...show more

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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 159g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236535065
  • 9781236535061