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The Golden Anniversary of The Deadline Club New York City Chapter The Soci-ety of Professional Journalists

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Golden A nni-versarY Hall of Fame

Homer B i.gart Rober.t Considine W aLter Cz,onkite P auline Fredev'ick

W es GalLaghez' Juli,an S lyuia Goodman P ov'ter

James Reston Roger Tatarian LoueLL Thomas

Golden A nniversarY Honor Roll

Caz'L W. Ackerman Hugh BaiLLie C,D, BatcheLLot' Mey ez' Bez'ger Houaz'd W. Blakeslee Mar g an e t B ouv'k e * tl'loi t e HaL BoyLe Az,thur Brtsbane (f.antinued
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Back j-n l-9z5-.-halfway through the ' r R oa r in t Twentiesil when New Y o rk Cit y h a d 2 0 d a ily n e wspapers (now there a re f o u r); (now there a re t wo ); t h r e e wir e services (now there a re 3 5 ) e i ght r ad io stations (no w t h e re a re stations a n d n o tele vision n i ne ) - - a band of about 50 jou rn a lis t s o r ga n lze d what is now the Dea d l-j-n e Clu b ,
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2 chapter of the origlnatlng Offlce r s expansion t o o t h e r a t D ePau w a uthorized Soon S DX graduates wh o h a d c a m pu se s. pet it io n e d b e e n tr ai.ne d in journallsm for perm ls s j-o n t o he adquarters n a t l on a l such as chapters , e s tab l- ish professional pre s s c e n t e rs C1ub, in major De a d lin e the nation. the t h r ou g h o u t chapter was organi-zed An undergraduate which at Unlverslty Columbia in l-979 at s c h o o l, t h e undergraduate h ad an t h at tim e Jour n a lis n . Pulitzer of S chool J o se p h bugle c a ll f ro m H ee d in g a fraternal S ig ma t h e Co l- u m b ia undergraduate cha p t e r, wh o colIe g e s , from l-6 D e lta C hi m embers ga t h e re d in Y ork, New h a d fo u n d w ork in in : -. 9 2 5 Cl-ubs B uilding t h e Fr a ter n ity chapter City New Y ork a a n d estab lish ed y e a rs , it For some Chi. o f Sig m a De lta trThe Clu b of New Y ork A lumn i w a s ca lle d rl Si g m a D elta Chi.
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)mo v e d Ga the r i-ngs of S DX journalis t s to o f f ic e s & P ublisher f r om the Editor t h e M id ston House; to Columbia Un iv e rs it y ha1ls; to p riv a t e a nd NYU so ciali-zing c lu b p r ovi-ded fox top-fligh t q u a r ter s c h a p t e r at of the officers m em b e r s a n d beer A v e n u e Third into and M c Gr a w- Hill; p ar lo r s fo r the enjoyment of t h e $ 1 . 9 8 T h e re m en u s w i th ttverbotenft spiked b e e r. e n jo y a b le be other willh a ve b e e n and on e b e in g t h e me e ti ng pla ces, a principal P re s s Clu b Overseas h a p p ily u b iquitous 4Oth S tr e et. on W est H ea d q u a r ter s For m a l programs were P ret t y mu c h days, a v oid e d a t lunches in the earlie r rrBa rn e y rr B ernard b u t w he n th e late the chief at Dow Jon e s , wa s Ki lg o r e , in 1948 he d e c id e d t h a t e l - e cted Pr esident needed a wi s e r a n d mo re t h e De a d lin e Club t o e n a b ie c f fi ei e n t nl an of orE anization
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13 S ome of these p ro g ra ms a nd o ffice r s. by Wome n in Co mmu n be e n co-sponsored h ave formerly known as T h e t a S ig ma i cati on s, P res s Clu b . Overseas b y the P hi, a n d Aid an d suP P ort is given t o t h e Freedom o f I n f o rma t i-o n S ociety's n atlo n a l which e x e rc is e s activity, C om m itte e and free p re s s . for a c on stan t vigilance po s t u re re la t in g no Th e socie ty has assumed New s p a p e r G u ild . of the t o the a ctivities In T9fi bhe Chapter sent a c ra c k i-n team to Toronto N o a s s is t i niti ati on De l-t a S ig ma of the first t he in stalla tion a c hi e h e n tei- i n Canada. It re q u ire d two hours to cl-ear customs wh ile t h e f u ll Can a d ia n Customs men pondered t h e p o s s i-b 1 e of the ten black ro b e s a n d s ign ifi can ce covers us e d in t h e t he fou r h uge altar ceremony. i ni tia ti on The D eadli-ne Club , over t h e Y e a rs , in bhe in s t a f l-a t io n h as b e e n instrumental o f the Joh n P eter Zenger prof e s s io n a l a h r n ter . of Lilhite P Ialns - and n e a rb y c ol l eg e chapters of Fordham, Ne w Y o rk and the Long Isl-and Univers it y Unive r sltV, Th e c h a p t e r C olle g e of White P lains. and o fte n ta ke s part in iournalisti c at thes e a n d o t h e r c er e m o n ia l- activities of higher learning . i nsti tu ti on s
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Othe r Deadliners who hav e b e e n p re s i d e n t of th e National organiza t io n , and w ith wh o m r eaders of this his t o ry have a l re a d y be come acquainted inc lu d e L a u re n c e S l oa n , Ro g er F_. S teffan, K enne t h C. Ho g a t e , J o h n E. Stempel, Robert U. B ro wn , Willia m B. Ar th u r and W illiam C. P aye t t e . Other n atio n a l- pr esidents from the Ne w y o rk c hap ter ha ve been B arry Faris, wh o wa s e di to r - in - ch ief of Internationa l_ Ne ws Ser vice ; R obert J. Cavagnaro, g e n e ra l e x ecu ti ve of the A ssociated Pre s s . a n d Bu r e n M cC ormack, V ice P residen t anO e d itor ia l director of the Wall S t re e t J o ur na l, all now deceased. In L9 59, to mark the fifti e t h a n n iv e rs a r y of the founding at Depau w Un iv e rs it y o f th e Society, the Deadline Cl_ u b p la e e d a gig a n ti c display in New Y or k Cit y r s G r a n d C en tr al Terminal, featurin g t h re e b y -fi ve fo o t blow-ups of New y o rk n e ws p a pe r s wh ich appeared duri_ng t h e p a s t h a l_ f _ c e ntur y. Th e chapter in 1963 charte re d . a b u s , w i t h bu ilt- i n bar and privy, a n d wit h t h e l ate fo reign correspondent L o u ls p . L o chn e r an d his lovable wife a s c h a p e ro n e s , s e nt a de le gation of members h e a d e d b y f o r m e r Ch a p ter P resident B ill A u t h u r. Ed ltor of Look magazine, to the n a t i6 n a l_ c o n ve n ti on in Norfolk, V irginia, B il_ l w a s co n ve n ti on program chairman a n d in N o r fo l- k the Deadline Club tied f o r s e c o n d p l a ce i n th e ttsuperior performa n c e il c a t e g o r y a m ong professional ch a p t e rs . Ln m a ny o the r years, the Chapter h a s wo n p r i zes fo r superior performance. I t is t h e l ar g e st chapter in the nat io n a l o rg a n _ i z a ti on .

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L5 M o r e recently, B il-] A rth u r d e liv e re d a tou ch ln g eulogy at a chapt e r me e t in g f or th e la te 1959 Club P resid e n t J o h n Br o g a n , th e moustaehioed and b o o min g voice d vice president for int e rn a t io n a l op e r a ti on s of K ing Features. B ro g a n w as so co mpellingly demeanore d t h a t t h e C l ub affe cti-onately dubbed him t rS ir J o h n . f r C ha p ter treasurers have e a rn e d a m e a su r e of fame and high res p e c t b y h o ld in g b ank balance while p ro v id in g a ti gh t f und s fo r club acti-viti-es. A mo n g t h e m or e da u n tl-ess included E arl B wa n a n d Ch a r le s Speaks, just two who s e rv e d o v e r l o n g pe r io ds. M an y meetings at Toots S h o rt s o rig in a l h a n g o u t p r ovided a legendary c y c le o f Dea d l- in e r omps and Journalist e x c if e me n t s . Th e l ate B .0. rrB ort McA n n e y , a Wo rld provided ch a rm a n d p ro Tele g r a m editor, which caused the me mb e rs t o f essio n a lism e le ct hlm president in 1939 a n d t h e n a g a in i n I9 5 L , a repeater president for the f i r st tim e since the first P re s id e n t , Fr an k Stockbridg€, served a s e c o n d t e rm t en ye a r s after his first s e rv ic e . ini t la lE1m e r W alzer was the bus in e s s a n d f i na n cia l editor of UP , who, a s Cl-u b
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Gol-den A nnj.versary Honor Roll

Heguood B roun James [,iright 'Erou)n Jimmy Cannon Robert Capa K ent Cooper a LmeT uau1,s B anrg Faris WiLLiam Randolp'h He a n s t
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E duin L. James E az,L Johnson B evnard K i,Lgoz.e A .J " LiebLing llaLtev, Lippman Henr,.gR. Luce A nne 0' Hav.,eMcCov , mie k Raymond Moley E dward R. Munr.ow Geoz,ge Jean Natha n Dan P av,ker A Licia P atterson Joseph MediLL P att e v ' s o n Gv,antland Rice IIaroLd Ros s Damon Runyon A v,thux Hays S uLzb e rg e r Hev,bert B agand S wo P e Dorotl'ty TLtompson S tanleg Walkev' vq.uL wn'?,'De W alter W inc|teLL S tanley Woodwaz'd

t t D ea d lin a r is a " e bronze statuette, CL u b. It Deadline u n i q u e po sse ssio n of the the a n n ual has b e en a wa z'd ed to uinners in t h e me ttoin eom p e t iti .o n am o ng iournalLsts past s e u e n poli t a n Ne w lo r k area fot' the A e a rs . T he La te Rube Goldberg, dean o f A me rie a n ca v , t o o ni.sts, scuLpted ttDeadLinet' fo t ' t h e c lu b at t h e ag e o f 80, tuo A ea,vs before h ls d e a t h i n L 9 7 0. be theg from t h e p rin t C om m u n ie a tov's regaz'd the t t c lo e k o n or b r o ad e a st m edia t h e u a Ll't 'tn aa e because it has no re s p e c t that h a n g s o u e r f o v , t h e uo n ld - famous deadli.ne t' I s head. eDe r A io u xn a list A ske d to comment on his Go L d b e rg sa i- d : creati. o n , Ru b e

t ' De a d h e a d s, deadbeats, and de a d p e o p le hau e b een pr e se nted uisuaLLy ouer t h e y e a rs ; b u t n e oez. ha s a dead Line been sho u n in t h re e This is one of the do u b t f u L di m e n s i on s. hono z , s to u h ie h f cLaim credit.'l

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