Business: Public Be Charmed

How far Business has traveled from the public be damned era was illustrated last March when Fox Film Corp. elected a new vice president—Glenn Griswold, longtime editor of Chicago Journal of Commerce—whose prime charge is "public relations." Another illustration came last week, in almost perfect parallel. With something of a flourish, General Motors Corp. reached high up into financial journalism and picked Paul Willard Garrett, financial editor of the New York Evening Post* Mr. Garrett did not receive a G. M. vice presidency but his function will be the same as Fox Film's...

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