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Correspondence and papers of Peter Dallas Smith, [as Joint General Manager and Managing Director], 1959-1962

MS. Economist 42

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  1. draft script for a feature on The Economist in the B.B.C. series, 'The British Press', with a covering letter to Dallas Smith from the scriptwriter, Charles Roetter, Mar 1959
  2. 'Press Commission 1961', 1961, relating to the work of the Royal Commission on the Press (1961-1962) and to evidence submitted by The Economist Newspaper Limited
  3. 'Royal Press Commission Follow-Up March / April 1962', 1962
  4. 'Economist / TV', 1962, relating to a B.B.C. television programme about The Economist broadcast in the series, 'In Their Opinion', on 10 Sep 1962
  5. 'Press on Econ[omist] TV Prog[ramme]', 1962, comprising press cuttings relating to the B.B.C.'s 'In Their Opinion' series and the programme featuring The Economist


  • 1959-1962


1 box (5 folders)


MS. Economist 42

Custodial History

'Press Commission 1961' was kept jointly with Gerald Andrews, [Joint General Manager].

Repository Details

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