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Transcripts of interviews with former staff of The Economist and others by Ruth Dudley Edwards: James-Layton, Jul 1982-May 1992

MS. Economist 344

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  1. Folder 1: F.L. (Jimmy) James, Office Boy, Nov 1982
  2. Folder 2: Douglas Jay, [Baron Jay, Assistant Editor], Jul 1982
  3. Folder 3: Johnnie Johnson, Advertising Department, Sep 1989
  4. Folder 4: Derek Kent-Smith, Business International European operations, Aug 1985 and Feb 1991, with contributions from Gordon Lee, [Books Editor], Aug 1985 (Business International was acquired by The Economist Group in 1986. It merged with the Economist Intelligence Unit in 1987.)
  5. Folder 5: [William] Houston Kenyon, [widower of Mildred Adams, American Survey contributor], Oct 1984
  6. Folder 6: Shapur Kharegat, [Asia Director], May 1992
  7. Folder 7: Andrew Knight, Editor, Sep 1989, with the text of speeches given at Knight's leaving party by David Gordon, [Chief Executive], and Knight, 24 Jan 1986
  8. Folder 8: Keith Kyle, Political Correspondent, Aug 1984
  9. Folder 9: Christopher Layton, [Journalist], son of Walter Layton, Chairman, Jul 1984 and Mar 1985, with contributions from [Christopher's wife?], Ann, Jul 1984, and from Graham Hutton, [Assistant Editor], and [his wife], Marjorie, Mar 1985


  • Jul 1982-May 1992


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MS. Economist 344

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