Archive for September 4th, 2013

FOR BACK-TO-SCHOOL SAFETY !

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MAGAZINE PIONEER HAS DIED AT 74

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Judith Glassman Daniels

UNION, Maine (AP) — Judith Glassman, first woman to serve as the
top editor of Life magazine has died at her home in Maine.

Daniels blazed a trail for women in the publishing world. She served
in senior editing positions at The Village Voice, New York magazine,
Time Inc. and Conde Nast over a career that spanned 35 years in
New York. Her husband, Lee Webb, says she died from stomach
cancer on Sunday, September 1st.

Her family is planning an October memorial service.

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A SAFETY MESSAGE FROM PDX RETRO !

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TODAY IN HISTORY

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TRADEMARK REGISTERED ON THIS DAY IN 1888

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November 1889 ad

George Eastman registered the name "Kodak" and patented the first model of his
roll-film camera. The camera took round pictures with a fixed focus lens. It carried
a roll film for 100 exposures.

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George Eastman (July 12, 1854 – March 14, 1932)

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