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Los Angeles times ppt

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Los Angeles times ppt

  1. 1. INTRODUCTION • Largest Metropolitan Daily Newspaper • Los Angeles, California • Known as “The Times” • Owner Tribune publishing • 50 cents price
  2. 2. Timeline • December 4 , 1981 • ran into financial problems the following year, was inherited by its printer, the Mirror Printing Office and Book Bindery. hired as editor former military officer Harrison Gray Otis, who quickly turned the paper into a financial success • In October 1886, the word "Daily" was removed from the title and the newspaper became the Los Angeles Times.
  3. 3. Conti… • October 1, 1910: The Times Building at First and Broadway is dynamited by union terrorists, killing 20 employees and destroying the building. • July 31, 1917: Harrison Gray Otis dies. Harry Chandler, his son-in-law, becomes the second publisher of The Times.
  4. 4. • September 23, 1944: Harry Chandler dies. Norman Chandler becomes the third publisher of The Times. • November 1947: The Times becomes the largest-circulation newspaper in Los Angeles. • 1965: The Times becomes the first newspaper in history to publish over 4 million classified advertisements in one year and the first U.S. newspaper to publish over 100 million lines of advertising in one year, with a total of 101,414,589 lines.
  5. 5. • February 1978: Times Poll is established to monitor public opinion on political and social issues. • April 1990: Times circulation reaches an all- time high of 1,225,189 daily and 1,514,096 Sunday, making it the largest daily metropolitan newspaper in the country. • April 8, 1996: The Times launches latimes.com, its Southern California news and information service on the World Wide Web.
  6. 6. • The single-copy price of newspaper increases to 50 cents from 25 cents in Southern California. The new price is consistent with that of most other major metropolitan daily newspapers. • Through 2014, the Times had won 41 Pulitzers, including four in editorial cartooning, and one each in spot news reporting for the 1965 Watts Riots and the 1992 Los Angeles riots.
  7. 7. Competitors • Los Angeles Herald 19th century • Los Angeles Examiner 1903 • Los Angeles Express 20th century • San Fernando Valley Now a days
  8. 8. Readership • daily readership of 1.5 million • 2.6 million on Sunday • more than 22 million unique latimes.com visitors monthly
  9. 9. • Austin Beutner - Publisher and Chief Executive Officer • Davan Maharaj - Editor and Executive Vice President • Lawrence Ingrassia - Managing Editor • Nicholas Goldberg - Editor of the Editorial Pages • Juliet Lapidos - Op-Ed and Sunday Opinion Editor

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