Press: Death of Ochs

To the up-&-coming town of Chattanooga, Tenn. nearly 60 years ago went a serious, purposeful young Jew. He had been working around newspaper print shops since he was eleven. Now, at 20, he wanted to start a newspaper of his own. With his personal fortune of $37.50 plus $250 he borrowed, he bought control of the bankrupt Chattanooga Times.

Last week the same newspaper owner, Adolph Simon Ochs, arrived in Chattanooga again, to visit his successful Times, for which he had never lost affection throughout the years that he published a far greater...

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