"He instinctively can find the shining greatness of our American culture and does a good job of highlighting it (although he also does have those rare lapses when he writes about hockey, but that is something caused by impurities in the Eastern waters or something)." Erik Keilholtz
Under the patronage of St. Tammany
Mark C. N. Sullivan is an editor at a Massachusetts university. He is married and the father of three children. Email
The Library of Congress is exhibiting rare color photos from the Depression and Second World War periods. Sixteen-hundred of the color images may be seen online at American Memory.
The picture above shows passersby reading headlines posted in the street-corner window of the newspaper office in Brockton, Mass., in December 1940.
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A gallery of vintage New York Postfront pages from the '40s, '50s and '60s is found at a tribute site to late newspaper editor Paul Sann, postwar New York's "king of tabloid journalism." Of Sann's Page One headlines a reporter said: "Some of them [were] so exciting I had to wait for the story to catch up."