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Correspondence of Geoffrey Crowther as Editor, Managing Director and Chairman, 1958-1967 and n.d. [c.1961]

MS. Economist 21

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  1. 'Bromwell Ault', 1958-1962, correspondence with Bromwell Ault, Vice-President of Interchemical Corporation, New York
  2. 'Joroberts', 1959, relating to the Panamanian corporation, Joroberts Inc., working with Coca-Cola bottling companies
  3. 'Penguin Books', 1960, papers relating to the possible purchase of Penguin Books by The Economist
  4. 'Edwin McAlpine', 1960-1967, correspondence with and relating to Sir R[obert] Edwin McAlpine, [later Baron McAlpine of Moffat], concerning a portrait commissioned by friends including Crowther, a new office building for The Economist and other matters
  5. 'Royal Commission on the Press 1961', 1961 and n.d. [c.1961], relating to the work of the Commission and to evidence submitted by The Economist Newspaper Limited
  6. 'Marples', 1962-1966, correspondence with Ernest Marples, M.P., [later Baron Marples of Wallasey] relating to a proposed traffic scheme for Mayfair, construction costs, managerial techniques and other matters


  • 1958-1967 and n.d. [c.1961]


1 box (6 folders)


MS. Economist 21

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