Handouts to the Country Editor

Hill, Evan
December 1999
Nieman Reports;Winter99/Spring2000, Vol. 53/54 Issue 4/1, p18
Features the management of press releases by country editors in the United States. Discussion on handouts or press releases; Problems of country editors on press releases.


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