TITLE

Embattled bureau chief offers her bosses a survival plan

PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Editor & Publisher;12/19/98, Vol. 131 Issue 51, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Marcella Kreiter, who is battling to get the United Press International Inc.'s parenthetical signature line (UPI) back on newspapers across the United States. Kreiter's vision of a wire service; Lobbying with company officials to launch her vision; Survival of Kreiter's bureau despite hard times at UPI. INSET: The downhold club.
ACCESSION #
1405875

 

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