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TWA honors Valley Times Europe tour writer
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated January 18, 1960 reads, "The Valley Times was singled out for high honors for articles written on the 1959 San Fernando Valley-Goes-to-Europe Tour. The award was at a national press meeting of Trans World Airlines, Inc., this week in Phoenix. Left to right, Robert J. McKay, of Sherman Oaks, public relations director, western region, TWA; E. O. Cocke, senior TWA vice president and system general manager; John Black, of the Valley Times promotion department; Gordon Gilmore, TWA vice president in charge of public relations, and J. Letzkus, TWA vice president of sales, western region. Black is being presented with plaque and $100 check for award-winning stories on tour."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Black, John
Trans World Airlines--Employees
Valley Times (Firm)
Valley Times (Firm)--Employees
Associations, institutions, etc.--Arizona
Newspaper employees--Arizona
Plaques, plaquettes--Arizona
Phoenix (Ariz.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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