TITLE

Hard Pressed

AUTHOR(S)
Beloff, Nora
PUB. DATE
September 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;9/3/77, Vol. 177 Issue 10, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the financial condition of British newspapers. Forecast of the Royal Commission about the state of the newspaper industry; Increasing competition among newspaper offices on Fleet Street in London, England; Contribution made by the newspaper "Observer" to journalism; Advantage to the printing unions due to the war between British newspapers; Reference to the fact that Britain's national newspapers have become the expensive toys of very rich men; Anticipation of the Royal Commission regarding the disappearance of more national newspapers and a further advance towards a monopoly press.
ACCESSION #
9588942

 

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