Press: Plain-Speaking Spokesman

The forthright plain speaking of William Allen White, gusty old editor and owner of the Emporia, Kans. Gazette, has long since made him the best-known and most respected small-town newspaperman in the U. S. Three weeks ago 70-year-old Editor White was elected president of the American Society of Newspaper Editors, thus becoming a more or less official spokesman for U. S. journalism. Last week, on his way home, Bill White showed that this new honor had not changed his old habit. Addressing the students at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Finance...

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