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Transcripts of interviews with former staff of The Economist and others by Ruth Dudley Edwards: Forte-George, Aug 1983-Feb 1992

MS. Economist 339

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  1. Folder 1: [Charles] Forte, Baron Forte, [whose business in 1970 merged with Trust Houses, of which Geoffrey Crowther, Chairman of The Economist, was a director], Oct 1989
  2. Folder 2: Reggie Forty, [Company Secretary], Sep 1983 and Oct 1984, and Mar 1989 with Gordon Lee, [Books Editor], and Ian Trafford, [Managing Director]
  3. Folder 3: Daniel Franklin, [Executive and Diplomatic Editor], Feb 1992, and with Gordon Lee, [Books Editor], Feb 1992
  4. Folder 4: [Oliver] Franks, [Baron Franks], Trustee, Mar 1985
  5. Folder 5: Richard Fry, [Financial Editor of The Guardian], Mar 1986
  6. Folder 6: Ruth Galvin, contributor, Oct 1984
  7. Folder 7: A. Norman (Tiny) Gaunt, Executive Director, Administration, Aug 1983, with occasional contributions from Norman's wife, Jean
  8. Folder 8: Leslie Gardner, Production Manager, Aug 1985, with occasional contributions from Leslie's wife, Tamara
  9. Folder 9: Harold Gearson, Writer, Economist Intelligence Unit, Sep 1984
  10. Folder 10: Alfred Geiringer, [Reuters Assistant European Manager, husband of Margaret, daughter of Walter Layton, 1st Baron Layton, Chairman], Aug 1985
  11. Folder 11: Doro George, Secretary, [Washington Bureau?], Oct 1984


  • Aug 1983-Feb 1992


1 box (11 folders)

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MS. Economist 339

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