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Five-year Plan 1982 - 1986 (binder)

Box  114

Business Department - Planning Reports

Folder  1

Five-Year Plan - 1981 - 1985 - Draft 1981

Draft of 1981 - 1985 Five-Year Plan sections "The Market" and "Newspapers / Television."
Folder  2

Five-Year Forecast - 1981 - 1985 1981

25 page "Los Angeles Times (Company) Five-year Forecast - 1981 - 1985."
Folder  3

Five-Year Plan - 1983 - 1987 1983

1 item: approx. 80-pp., "Los Angeles Times Five-year plan, 1983 - 1987."
Folder  4

Five-Year Plan, 1983 - 1987 1983 - 1984

Approx. 100-pp. of material subsumed under Five Year Plan, 1983 - 1987, with tabbed sections named "Introduction," "Summary," "Objectives," "Market Outlook," "The Plan," "Forecasted Results," "Corporate Financial Schedules," and "Appendices." Accompanying memo is dated 3/21/1984.
Folder  5

Five-Year Plan - 1984 - 1988 1984

1 item: approx. 80-pp., "Los Angeles Times Five-year plan, 1984 - 1988."
Folder  6

Five-Year Plan - 1985 - 1989 1985

1 item: approx. 60-pp., "Los Angeles Times Five-year plan, 1985 - 1989."
Box  115

Business Department - Planning Reports

Folder  1

Five-Year Plan - 1986 - 1990 1986

1 item: approx. 75-pp., "Los Angeles Times Five-year plan, 1986 - 1990."
Folder  2

Times Mirror Corporate Planning Review - 1986 - 1990 (1 of 4) 1986

Financial and planning information about the Times Mirror Corporation's companies for 1986 - 1990. Split into four folders.
Folder  3

Times Mirror Corporate Planning Review - 1986 - 1990 (2 of 4) 1986

Financial and planning information about the Times Mirror Corporation's companies for 1986 - 1990. Split into four folders.
Folder  4

Times Mirror Corporate Planning Review - 1986 - 1990 (3 of 4) 1986

Financial and planning information about the Times Mirror Corporation's companies for 1986 - 1990. Split into four folders.
Folder  5

Times Mirror Corporate Planning Review - 1986 - 1990 (4 of 4) 1986

Financial and planning information about the Times Mirror Corporation's companies for 1986 - 1990. Split into four folders.
Box  116

Business Department - Planning Reports

Folder  1

Five-year plan - 1987 - 1991 1987

1 item: approx. 75-pp., "Los Angeles Times Five-year plan, 1987 - 1991."
Folder  2

Five-year plan - 1988 - 1992 1988

1 item: approx. 75-pp., "Los Angeles Times Five-year plan, 1988 - 1992."
Folder  3

Five-year plan - 1989 - 1993 1989

1 item: approx.70-pp., "Los Angeles Times Five-year plan, 1989 - 1993."
 

Annual Budgets 1981-1993

Scope and Content Note

Budgets for Times Mirror Co. in large three-ring binders. Budgets for the years 1981-1988, 1991, and 1993.
 

Los Angeles Times Annual Budget (binder)

 

Los Angeles Times Annual Budget - Summary of New Programs (binder)

 

Annual Reports 1887-1994

Scope and Content Note

Annual Reports for the Times Mirror Company. Reports for the years 1887-1994, with gaps during the 1900s and 1920s.
Box  117

Business Department - Annual Reports

Folder  1

Times Mirror Co. - 1887 - 1888. 1888

1 item: 290-pp. (loose stack), President's Second Annual Report -- 1887- 1888.
Folder  2

"Rise, Progress and Career of the Los Angeles Times" 1908

Bound publication (including historical sketch in 117/3) culled from Times Mirror Company Annual Reports.
Folder  3

"Los Angeles and The Times - A Brief Historical Sketch of Both" 1908

1 item: 15-pp. (i - xv), a segment of the annual report was titled - "1781-1908, Los Angeles and The Times - a brief historical sketch of both." Item is enclosed in a plastic sleeve.
Folder  4

Times Mirror Co. - 1909 - 1910 1910 - 1911

3 items: 1909-1910 Annual Report, tattered and possibly out of sequence - approx. 50 pp. ; 16-pp. segment, The Times - Mirror Company - Annual and Special Reports, 1911 (Confidential) ; 30-pp. segment, Special Report - Our Sad Misfortune. "The Dynamiting and destruction of the Times Building," plus [Addenda--Jan. 1911] "Destruction of 'The Times' Building, sacrificing 20 Lives. The Crowning Infamy of the Age, done October 1, 1910.
Folder  5

Times Mirror Co. - 1911, 1914 - 1915 1911 - 1915

Annual financial reports for Times Mirror, 1911, 1914 - 1915. Reports for 1912 and 1913 were not included.
Folder  6

Times Mirror Co. - 1916 - 1917 1916 - 1917

Annual reports for 1916 and 1917.
Folder  7

Times Mirror Co. - 1918 - 1921 1918 - 1921

Times Mirror Company annual reports, 1918 - 1921.
Box  118

Business Department - Annual Reports

Folder  1

Times Mirror Co. - 1938 - 1951. 1938 - 1951

23 items: annual reports entitled "Fifty-second Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1938," through "Sixty-fifth Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1951," including one to three copies for each year. (Most of these reports are very concise brochures - financial figures cover two pages.) 1944 also includes a report containing data for stockholders, 1949 also includes 2 longer typewritten reports by Norman Chandler, and one of the 1951 copies had notes penciled in.
Folder  2

Times Mirror Co. - 1952. 1952

3 items: three original, 14-pp., staple-bound,copies of "66th Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1952."
Folder  3

Times Mirror Co. - 1953. 1953

3 items: three original, 14-pp., staple-bound,copies of "67th Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1953."
Folder  4

Times Mirror Co. - 1954. 1954

3 items: three original, 16-pp., staple-bound,copies of "68th Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1954."
Folder  5

Times Mirror Co. - 1955. 1955

3 items: three original, 20-pp., staple-bound,copies of "69th Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1955."
Folder  6

Times Mirror Co. - 1956. 1956

3 items: three original, 20-pp., staple-bound,copies of "70th Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1956."
Folder  7

Times Mirror Co. - 1957. 1957

3 items: three original, 20-pp., staple-bound,copies of "71th Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1957."
Folder  8

Times Mirror Co. - 1958. 1958

3 items: three original, 20-pp., staple-bound,copies of "72th Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1958."
Folder  9

Times Mirror Co. - 1959. 1959

3 items: three original, 19-pp., staple-bound,copies of "73th Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1959."
Folder  10

Times Mirror Co. - 1960. 1960

3 items: three original, 21-pp., staple-bound,copies of 74th Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1960.
Folder  11

Times Mirror Co. - 1961. 1961

3 items: three original 26-pp., staple-bound,copies of 75th Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1961, one with envelope.
Folder  12

Times Mirror Co. - 1962. 1962

3 items: three original 32-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1962.
Folder  13

Times Mirror Co. - 1963. 1963

3 items: three original 32-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1963
Folder  14

Times Mirror Co. - 1964. 1964

3 items: three original 36-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1964.
Folder  15

Times Mirror Co. - 1965. 1965

3 items: three original 36-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1965.
Box  119

Business Department - Annual Reports

Folder  1

Times Mirror Co. - 1966. 1966

3 items: three original 44-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1966.
Folder  2

Times Mirror Co. - 1967. 1967

4 items: three original 36-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1967 ; single-sheet, "Agenda for the Annual Meeting of Shareholders" - Times Mirror.
Folder  3

Times Mirror Co. - 1968. 1968

3 items: three original 36-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1968.
Folder  4

Times Mirror Co. - 1969. 1969

3 items. Three original 36-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1969. This report is titled "Ten Years of Progress."
Folder  5

Times Mirror Co. - 1970. 1970

3 items: three copies of original 32-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1970. This report is titled "A Year of Expansion in the World of Communication."
Folder  6

Times Mirror Co. - 1971. 1971

3 items: three copies of original 36-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1971. This report is titled "The people of Times Mirror."
Folder  7

Times Mirror Co. - 1972. 1972

3 items: three copies of original 36-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1972, report is titled "Markets of Times Mirror."
Folder  8

Times Mirror Co. - 1973. 1973

3 items: three copies of original 28-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1973.
Folder  9

Times Mirror Co. - 1974. 1974

3 items: three copies of original 24-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1974.
Folder  10

Times Mirror Co. - 1975. 1975

3 items: three copies of original 28-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1975.
Box  120

Business Department - Annual Reports

Folder  1

Times Mirror Co. - 1976. 1976

3 items: three copies of original 28-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1976.
Folder  2

Times Mirror Co. - 1977. 1977

3 items: three copies of original 44-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1977.
Folder  3

Times Mirror Co. - 1978. 1978

3 items: three copies of original 44-pp., staple-bound copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1978.
Folder  4

Times Mirror Co. - 1979. 1979

3 items: three copies of original 48-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1979.
Folder  5

Times Mirror Co. - 1980. 1980

3 items: three copies of original 56-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1980
Folder  6

Times Mirror Co. - 1981. 1981

3 items: three copies of original 56-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1981.
Folder  7

Times Mirror Co. - 1982. 1982

3 items: three copies of original 48-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1982.
Folder  8

Times Mirror Co. - 1983. 1983

3 items: three copies of original 56-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1983.
Folder  9

Times Mirror Co. - 1984. 1984

3 items: three copies of original 78-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1984.
Box  121

Business Department - Annual Reports

Folder  1

Times Mirror Co. - 1985. 1985

3 items: three copies of original 78-pp., staple-bound,copies of Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1985.
Folder  2

Times Mirror Co. - 1986. 1986

3 items: three copies of original 66-pp., staple-bound Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1986. This report is titled "Nineteen eighty-six was a year to remember for Times Mirror."
Folder  3

Times Mirror Co. - 1987. 1987

3 items: three copies of original 70-pp., staple-bound Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company - Year ended December 31, 1987.
Folder  4

Times Mirror Co. - 1988. 1988

3 items: three copies of original, 66-pp. Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company (two perfect binding, one spiral-bound) - Year ended December 31, 1988.
Folder  5

Times Mirror Co. - 1989. 1989

3 items: three copies of original, 66-pp. Annual Report of The Times Mirror Company (one perfect binding, one spiral-bound) - Year ended December 31, 1989.
Folder  6

Times Mirror Co. - 1990. 1990

1 item: one original 52-pp. Times Mirror Annual Report for year ending December 31, 1990.
Folder  7

Times Mirror Co. - 1991. 1991

2 items: two originals of 38-pp. Times Mirror Annual Report for year ending December 31, 1991.
Folder  8

Times Mirror Co. - 1992 1992

1 item: one original of 36-pp. Times Mirror Annual Report for year ending December 31, 1992. Report is titled "Building Future Value."
Folder  9

Times Mirror Co. - 1993 1993

2 items: two originals of 44-pp. Times Mirror Annual Report for year ending December 31, 1993. Report is titled "Times Mirror: Information partner of choice, today and tomorrow..."
Folder  10

Times Mirror Co. - 1994 1994

1 item: one original of 44-pp. Times Mirror Annual Report for year ending December 31, 1994. Report is titled "Times Mirror - the information partner of choice."
 

Historical Comparisons 1971-1988

Scope and Content Note

Graphs and reports charting the growth/decline of aspects of Times Mirror Co. during a ten-year span for the decades 1971-1980 through 1979-1988. The Comparisons for 1975-1984 and 1977-1986 were excluded.
Box  122

Business Department - History Comparisons

Folder  1

Ten Year History Comparison, 1971 - 1980. 1980

1 item: ten-year financial figures and other information, titled "Ten Year History Comparison, 1971 - 1980." Tabbed sections include "Index," "Highlights," "Charts," etc.
Folder  2

Ten Year History Comparison, 1972 - 1981. 1981

1 item: ten-year financial figures and other information, titled "Ten Year History Comparison, 1972 - 1981." Tabbed sections include "Index," "Highlights," "Charts," etc.
Folder  3

Ten Year History Comparison, 1973 - 1982. 1982

1 item: ten-year financial figures and other information, titled "Ten Year History Comparison, 1973 - 1982." Tabbed sections index the material. This item deals with LAT, LAT Syndicate, LAT / Wash. Post News Service data.
Folder  4

Ten Year History Comparison, 1974 - 1983. 1983

1 item: ten-year financial figures and other information, titled "Ten Year History Comparison, 1974 - 1983." Tabbed sections include "Index," "Highlights," "Charts," etc. This item deals with LAT, LAT Syndicate, LAT / Wash. Post News Service data.
Folder  5

Ten Year History Comparison, 1976 - 1985. 1985

1 item: ten-year financial figures and other information, titled "Ten Year History Comparison, 1976 - 1985." Tabbed sections index the material. This item deals with LAT, LAT Syndicate, LAT / Wash. Post News Service data.
Folder  6

Ten Year History Comparison, 1978 - 1987. 1987

1 item: ten-year financial figures and other information, titled "Ten Year History Comparison, 1978 - 1987." Tabbed sections index the material. This item deals with LAT, LAT Syndicate, LAT / Wash. Post News Service data.
Folder  7

Ten Year History Comparison, 1979 - 1988. 1988

1 item: ten-year financial figures and other information, titled "Ten Year History Comparison, 1979 - 1988." Tabbed sections index the material. This item deals with LAT, LAT Syndicate, LAT / Wash. Post News Service data.
 

Buildings 1930-1970

Scope and Content Note

Three boxes of specifications, plans, and architectural reports for a variety of buildings, including press plants, a theater in Hollywood, and Eaton's restaurant in Arcadia. Bindings removed when possible. Date range is circa 1930-1970.
Box  123

Business Department - Buildings

Folder  1

202 W. First - Plumbing specs. for Times Mirror newspaper plant, 8/8/1933. 1933

1 item: bound plumbing specifications for newspaper plant, 202 W. First St., Los Angeles.
Folder  2

202 W. First - Automatic sprinkler system, specs., Times Mirror newspaper plant, 8/8/1933. 1933

1 item: bound specifications for automatic sprinkler system at newspaper plant, 202 W. First St., Los Angeles.
Folder  3

202 W. First - Boilers, specs., Times Mirror newspaper plant, 8/8/1933. 1933

1 item: bound specifications for boilers at the Times Mirror newspaper plant, 202 W. First St., Los Angeles.
Folder  4

202 W. First - E.L. Ellingwood, engineer, correspondence, 1934 - 1937. 1934 - 1937

30+ items: correspondence and reports related to work at 202 W. First St.
Folder  5

202 W. First - "Specs. for... Newspaper Plant...Plumbing (Div. 50). circa 1935

1 item: 39-pp. of plumbing specifications for the Times-Mirror newspaper plant, 202 W. First.
Folder  6

202 W. First - Fluor Corp. & Western Air & Refrigeration, job outlines, cooling tower. 1945 - 1946

Approx. 35 items: correspondence (including letters with a number of subcontractors), drawing and outlines for installation of equipment, and related material.
Folder  7

202 W. First - "...Structural Investigation... Cafeteria and... Recreation Room" (2 cps.). 1946

2 items: two 5-pp. reports and accompanying drawings. The report is titled "Structural Investigation of the Times-Mirror Company Building... to determine if a Cafeteria and a Recreation Room can be installed on the roof at the fifth floor level."
Folder  8

202 W. First - Report on Converting Power Plant in the Los Angeles Times Building. 1946

2 items: two bound copies of "Report on Converting Power Plant ...," 51-pp. plus attached diagrams.
Folder  9

202 W. First - Worthington Pump & Machinery Corp. proposal to Western Air & Refrigeration Inc. (water cooling systems). 1946

20+ pp. of material including proposal, specifications and charts related to water cooling systems for 202 W. First.
Folder  10

202 W. First - Report on future fuel requirements (2 cps.). 1946

2 items: two copies of 13-pp. "Report on future fuel requirements for the Los Angeles Times Building, First & Spring Streets..."
Folder  11

202 W. First - Times Building, air conditioning, history... outline. circa 1946

Approx. 25 items: letters, formal work proposals, specifications and related material for air conditioning work to be done at the Times Building, 202 W. First.
Folder  12

202 W. First - correspondence with equipment manufacturers on refrigeration machines, etc. 1946 - 1947

Approx. 20 items: letters, technical drawings, cost "quotations," and related material from a contractor and various subcontractors. Notable items: 48-pp. booklet from Trumbull Electric on "Busways - the overhead that pays for itself in cost reduction" (1947).
Folder  13

202 W. First - "...Alterations... to Domestic Hot Water System. 1947

1 item: 5-pp. - full title "Specifications for alterations and additions to domestic hot water system - existing building - for Times-Mirror Company, 202 W. First Street, Los Angeles 14, California."
Folder  14

202 W. First - Specs., electrical work, power plant conversion of newspaper plant. 1947

1 item: 9-pp. - full title "Specifications for electrical work for power plant conversion of newspaper plant for Times-Mirror Company."
Folder  15

202 W. First - Specs., Sheet metal work, power plant conversion of newspaper plant. 1947

1 item: bound, 5-pp. report, "Specifications for sheet metal work for power plant conversion of newspaper plant for Times-Mirror Company (Job No. 485)."
Folder  16

202 W. First & 145 S. Spring - Times Building and Mirror Building, valve chart for steam and chilled water piping. circa 1948

1 item: bound, 44-pp. report, "Valve chart for steam and chilled water piping - Times Building and Mirror Building."
Box  124

Business Department - Buildings

Folder  1

202 W. First - Newspaper plant - additions & alterations (1 of 3). 1946

1 item: (segment 1 of 3) consists of approx. 150-pp., labeled Sections 1 through 22 of "Specification for New Building, additions & alterations to newspaper plant [of] Los Angeles Times, Owner's copy, Rowland H. Crawford - Architect."
Folder  2

202 W. First - Newspaper plant - additions & alterations (2 of 3). 1946

1 item: (segment 2 of 3) consists of approx. 150-pp., labeled Sections 23 through 40 of "Specification for New Building, additions & alterations to newspaper plant [of] Los Angeles Times, Owner's copy, Rowland H. Crawford - Architect."
Folder  3

202 W. First - Newspaper plant - additions & alterations (3 of 3). 1946

1 item: (segment 3 of 3) consists of approx. 150-pp., labeled Sections 41 through 43 of "Specification for New Building, additions & alterations to newspaper plant [of] Los Angeles Times, Owner's copy, Rowland H. Crawford - Architect."
Folder  4

202 W. First - Alterations & additions to L.A. Times Building.. undated

1 item: approx. 120-pp. - "Alterations and additions to Los Angeles Times Building (Times-Mirror Co.)." Architect - Rowland H. Crawford.
Folder  5

202 W. First - Specifications for... additions & alterations... n.e. corner of second floor of Times-Mirror Building / Specifications & Details, Times Building, second floor west, new Editorial Department. (Specific dates for both items). 1962 - 1963

2 items: approx. 35-pp. specs. for "n.e. corner of second floor," 202 W. First (1962) ; approx. 100-pp. specs. for "second floor west - new Editorial Department," 202 W. First (1962 - Addendum No. 1, 1963).
Folder  6

202 W. First - Details, new Editorial Department 6001.9 - Times-Mirror Co., additions & alterations. 1963

1 item: set of bound architectural drawings for additions and alterations of new Editorial Department, 202 W. First.
Box  125

Business Department - Buildings

Folder  1

Times Mirror Square - from Fred Schmid Associates, "Instructions for... Food Service Equipment" / "Instructions to bidders." 1965

3 items: "Instructions for... Food Service Equipment" (approx. 20-pp.) ; "Instructions to bidders" (3-pp.) ; one related single-page letter from William L. Pereira & Associates to Times Mirror Co., 9/7/1965.
Folder  2

Times Mirror Square - "Specs., Food Service Equipment," Fred Schmid Associates. 1965

1 item: ring-bound booklet, 42-pp. plus attached drawings (title above).
Folder  3

Times Mirror Square - "Specs., Food Service Equipment," Fred Schmid Associates (dupe. copy). 1965

1 item: ring-bound booklet, 42-pp. plus attached drawings (title above). This is a duplicate of the item in Box 3 Folder 2.
Folder  4

Times Mirror Square - Cold Storage Room, specs. - Fred Schmid Associates. 1965

1 item: ring-bound 18-pp. booklet, plus several attached drawings.
Folder  5

Times Mirror Square - Specs., Times Mirror Building, 6th floor alterations - Kratka Planning & Design. 1968

1 item: bound booklet, approx. 65-pp., "Specifications - Times Mirror Building, Sixth floor alterations... Charles Kratka Interior Planning & Design.
Folder  6

Times Mirror Square - The Chandler Building (Specifications - 6821, Vol. One). (1 of 2) [1970]

1 item: bound, softcover book, approx. 200-pp., "Specifications - The Chandler Building... 6821, Vol. One." Split into two folders.
Folder  7

Times Mirror Square - The Chandler Building (Specifications - 6821, Vol. One). (2 of 2) [1970]

1 item: bound, softcover book, approx. 200-pp., "Specifications - The Chandler Building... 6821, Vol. One." Split into two folders.
Box  126

Business Department - Buildings

Folder  1

110 S. Broadway - Fourth Floor Computer Room - Mechanical & Electrical Specifications. circa 1963

1 item: bound, 46-pp. of material on specifications for Fire Protection, Heating & Air Conditioning and Electrical requirements.
Folder  2

110 S. Broadway - Fourth Floor Computer Room - Mechanical & Electrical Specifications. Duplicate copy of previous folder plus several related items - letters, manufacturer's information and charts. 1963 - 1965

9 items: bound, 46-pp. of material on specifications for Fire Protection, Heating & Air Conditioning and Electrical requirements, plus several related items - letters, manufacturer's information and charts.
Folder  3

118 S. Broadway - "Preliminary estimates and sketches, alteration to printing & binding house...parking area." 1945

1 item: bound, 4-pp. report and attached sketches (title above).
Folder  4

118 S. Broadway - Specs., Alterations to binding house, Times Mirror Co. (2 cps.). 1946

2 items: "Specifications for alterations to binding house for Times Mirror Company..." Two complete copies of the approx. 45-pp. document.
Folder  5

118 S. Broadway - Specs., Times Mirror printing & binding house, Divisions 2 - 19,Set No. 21. 1930s?

1 item: 50+ pp. of textual material (on "blueprint" paper) of various aspects of plans including "General Conditions," "Metal Lath and Furring," "Interior Plastering," etc.
Folder  6

118 S. Broadway - Specs., Times Mirror printing & binding house, Divisions 2 - 19, Set No. 18. 1930s?

1 item: 50+ pp. of textual material (on "blueprint" paper) of various aspects of plans. Some material differs from that in Folder 5. "Concrete work," "Floor Finishs," "Marble, Granite and Tile," etc.
Folder  7

118 S. Broadway - Specs., Times Mirror printing & binding house, Divisions 20 - 23. (2 cps.). 1930s?

2 items: enclosed in blue folders, approx. 40-pp. of specs for "Air conditioning, heating and ventilating," "Plumbing," "Sprinkler System" and "Electric work."
Folder  8

118 S. Broadway - Specs., Times Mirror printing & binding house, Plumbing. 1930s?

1 item: 27-pp. (on "blueprint" paper) of specs for plumbing in Times Mirror Printing and Binding House, 118 S. Broadway.
Box  127

Business Department - Buildings

Folder  1

1115 S. Boyle Ave. - "Specs. for Telephone Directory Plant, Times Mirror Press" (1 of 2) 1949

1 item: 50+ pp. of addenda to specifications for Telephone Directory Plant, Times Mirror Press. Split into two folders.
Folder  2

1115 S. Boyle Ave. - "Specs. for Telephone Directory Plant, Times Mirror Press" (2 of 2) 1949

1 item: 60+ pp. of addenda to specifications for Telephone Directory Plant, Times Mirror Press. Split into two folders.
Folder  3

1115 S. Boyle Ave. - "Specs... "Warehouse addition to the Times Mirror Press Telephone Directory Plant." Copy 1. 1957

1 item: approx. 75-pp. - "Specifications for a Warehouse addition to the Times Mirror Press Telephone Directory Plant..." Sections 1 - 22.
Folder  4

1115 S. Boyle Ave. - "Specs... "Warehouse addition to the Times Mirror Press Telephone Directory Plant." Copy 2. 1957

1 item: approx. 75-pp. - "Specifications for a Warehouse addition to the Times Mirror Press Telephone Directory Plant..." Sections 1 - 22.
Folder  5

1115 S. Boyle Ave. - "... Additions to Telephone Directory Plant," Times Mirror Press. circa 1958

1 item: Approx. 125-pp. - "Additions to Telephone Directory Plant for the Times Mirror Press." Sections 1 - 25, Addenda 2 - 5.
Box  128

Business Department - Buildings

Folder  1

5941 Hollywood Blvd. (L.A.) - Specs. for [Hawaii Theatre] Class "A" 2-story motion picture theatre and store building. 1939

1 item: approx. 50-pp. (blueprint sheets) of text - specifications for construction of Hawaii Theatre, 5941 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood district of L.A.
Folder  2

5955 Hollywood Blvd. (L.A.) - Restaurant Building specs. [Florentine Gardens] Times Mirror Co. circa 1939

1 item: approx. 60-pp. of text material (blueprint paper) on specifications for "Restaurant Building, 5955 Hollywood Blvd.," Hollywood district of L.A.
Folder  3

5955 Hollywood Blvd. (L.A.) - Restaurant Building specs. [Florentine Gardens] Times Mirror Co. circa 1939

1 item: approx. 60-pp. of text material (blueprint paper) on specifications for "Restaurant Building, 5955 Hollywood Blvd.," Hollywood district of L.A. Duplicate of Box 6 / 2, plus Addenda No. 1
Folder  4

5955 Hollywood Blvd. (L.A.) - "Specs., fixtures for Main Dining Room and Venetian Room of the Florentine Gardens, located at 5955 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, California." "circa 1939 "

1 item: bound, cover sheet and 4-pp. of specifications for fixtures and equipment for Florentine Gardens restaurant, 5955 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood district of L.A. Specs were prepared by Western Show Case & Fixture Company.
Folder  5

5959 Hollywood Blvd. (L.A.) - Market Building, Times Mirror Co. circa 1940

2 items: bound, specifications (33-pp.) and general working drawings (5-pp.) for work at 5959 Hollywood Blvd., (Hollywood district) L.A., a Market Building for Times Mirror Co. ; single sheet - "Addenda to Specifications for construction of Market for the Times-Mirror Co.
Folder  6

6215 Sunset Blvd. - Ballroom and Shops (Times Mirror Co.) [The Palladium]. Specs., Section 1 - 21. circa 1939

1 item: approx. 125-pp. (blueprint sheets) with text material on specifications for "Ballroom & Shops, 6215 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles." Times Mirror Co., owner.
Folder  7

6215 Sunset Blvd. (L.A.) - Specs., Electrical work, Sunset Ballroom and Shops Building. 1940

1 item: 22-pp. "Specifications for the electrical work for the Sunset Ball Room [sic] and Shops Building, El Centro Ave. and Sunset Blvd. (6215 Sunset Blvd.).
Folder  8

6215 Sunset Blvd. (L.A.) - Specs., Electrical work, Sunset Ballroom and Shops Building. Blueprint version. 1940

1 item: 22-pp. "Specifications for the electrical work for the Sunset Ball Room [sic] and Shops Building, El Centro Ave. and Sunset Blvd. (6215 Sunset Blvd.). Blueprint version.
Folder  9

6215 Sunset Blvd. (L.A.) - [Specs.], Ballroom and Shops (Times Mirror Co.). circa 1940

1 item: bound, approx. 60-pp. of material, specifications for ballroom and shops, 6215 Sunset Blvd. Sections 1 - 21, Addenda 1 - 3.
Folder  10

Medical Science Building for Therapeutic Holding Corp. - Specs. - Times Mirror Co. - address unknown. undated

1 item: bound, 32-pp. - "Specifications - Medical Science Building for Therapeutic Holding Corp., Ltd."
Box  129

Business Department - Buildings

Folder  1

130 S. Broadway - Gen. specs., "Alterations to Southwest Building." 1936

1 item: approx. 40-pp. - "General Specifications - alterations to Southwest Building, 130 S. Broadway," Los Angeles, CA. Blueprint paper.
Folder  2

130 S. Broadway - Specs., "Basement addition to newspaper plant - Owner's copy." 1940

1 item: approx. 40-pp. (blueprint sheets) - "Instructions to bidders," and specifications for "Basement addition to newspaper plant building, 130 S. Broadway, Los Angeles, California."
Folder  3

130 S. Broadway - Specs., "Basement addition to newspaper plant" (white paper duplicate of blueprint copy). 1940

1 item: approx. 45-pp. - "Basement addition to newspaper plant building - Time-Mirror Co."
Folder  4

223 W. Second St. - Specs., "Elevator installation and store front..." Times Mirror Co. (2 cps.) 1948

2 items: two documents, approx. 30-pp. - "Specifications for elevator installation & store front for building at 223 West 2nd St. for The Times-Mirror Company..." This document has an index.
Folder  5

223 W. Second St. - Electrical specs., "Elevator installation and store front..." Times Mirror Co. (2 cps.) 1948

2 items: two approx. 10-pp. copies of "Electrical specifications [plus Addendum No. 1] for elevator installation & store front, 223 West 2nd St."
Folder  6

223 W. Second St. - Contract agreement, Elevator Installation & Store Front (Holmes & Narver). 1948

5 items: several documents, approx. 50-pp., related to "Contract Agreement [and Contract Documents] for Elevator Installation & Store Front for Building at 223 West 2nd Street."
Folder  7

230 & 232 W. First - Gen. specs., building for Bancroft - Whitney (Owner's Copy). 1937

1 item: approx. 30-pp. of material, including "Instructions to Bidders," for "General specifications - Building for Bancroft - Whitney, 230 & 232 W. First St., L.A., Calif."
Folder  8

230 & 232 W. First - Gen. specs., building for Bancroft - Whitney (Blueprint Copy). 1937

1 item: approx. 30-pp. of material, including "Instructions to Bidders," for "General specifications - Building for Bancroft - Whitney, 230 & 232 W. First St., L.A., Calif." This is blueprint sheet copy.
Folder  9

230 & 232 W. First - Specs., alterations to building for Bancroft - Whitney Co. 1942

1 item: approx. 30-pp., bound, "Specification - alterations to building for Bancroft - Whitney Co."
Folder  10

145 S. Hill St. - Specs., West Bank improvement, Times Mirror Co. parking lot. 1951

1 item: cover sheet and 2-pp. - "Specifications for west bank improvement, The Times-Mirror parking lot, 145 S. Hill Street, Los Angeles, California."
Folder  11

240 S. Hill St. - "Contract for elevator installation, garage building..." Times Mirror Co. 1947

1 item: approx. 12-pp. - "Contract documents for elevator installation for garage building at 240 S. Hill Street for Times-Mirror Company..."
Folder  12

240 S. Hill St. - "Specs., elevator installation for garage building... Times Mirror Co." 1948

1 item: approx. 10-pp. bound, "Specifications for elevator installation for garage building at 240 South Hill Street for The Times-Mirror Company..."
Folder  13

1215 Factory Place - Addition to Truck Maintenance Garage (for Times Mirror Co.). [1962]

1 item: bound, approx. 50-pp. of text material - "Addition to Truck Maintenance Garage, 1215 Factory Place, Los Angeles, California."
Box  130

Business Department - Buildings

Folder  1

1215 Factory Place - Truck Maintenance Garage (for Times Mirror Co.). circa 1957

1 item: 100+ pp. bound, specifications for "Truck maintenance garage..." (for Times Mirror Co.).
Folder  2

1515 Georgia St. - Gen. specs., Offices & Shops, Mergenthaler Linotype Co. 1936

1 item: approx. 20-pp. bound, "Offices and shop, Mergenthaler Linotype Co. (Times-Mirror Co.)
Folder  4

2591 E. Eighth St. - Specs., Repair garage and truck shelter (Times Mirror Co.) 1951

1 item: bound, approx. 75-pp. of "Specifications for repair garage and truck shelter..." (Times Mirror Co.)
Folder  5

800 W. Orange Grove, Arcadia - "Gen. Specs., residence for Mr. & Mrs. Norman Chandler..." 1937

2 items: bound, approx.. 35-pp. of "General specifications - residence for Mr. & Mrs. Norman Chandler, Rancho Santa Anita - Arcadia, California" ; also inserted in folder, 7-pp. "Addenda No. 1" relating to specifications named above, dated 4/19/1937.
Folder  6

215 American Ave., Long Beach - "The Times Building... alterations to basement, First and Mezzanine floors" (Times Mirror Co.). 1937

1 item" bound, 30-pp. - "Specifications for work to be included in the general contract for alterations to basement, First and Mezzanine floors, The Times Building, corner of American Avenue and Broadway, Long Beach (CA)" (Times Mirror Co.).
Folder  7

1150 W. Colorado, Arcadia - Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Restaurant, Times Mirror Co., alterations & additions. (2 copies) circa 1939

2 items: two approx. 70-pp. bound - "...alterations and additions to Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Restaurant, southeast corner of Colorado Ave. and Michillinda Blvd., Arcadia, California," owner - Times Mirror Co.
Folder  8

1150 W. Colorado, Arcadia - Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Restaurant, Times Mirror Co., alterations & additions. (copy 3) circa 1939

1 item: approx. 70-pp. bound - "...alterations and additions to Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Restaurant, southeast corner of Colorado Ave. and Michillinda Blvd., Arcadia, California," owner - Times Mirror Co. (a third duplicate copy).
Folder  9

1150 W. Colorado, Arcadia - Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Restaurant, Times Mirror Co., Grease interceptors & sanitary sewers. (2 copies) circa 1939

2 items: two bound, approx. 25-pp. sets of specifications for "Grease interceptors & sanitary sewers for Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Restaurant..."
Folder  10

1150 W. Colorado, Arcadia - "Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Restaurant, Times Mirror Co., location of the work, sanitary sewers..." circa 1939

1 item: bound, approx. 20-pp. - "Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Restaurant, Times Mirror Co., location of the work, sanitary sewers..."
Folder  11

1150 W. Colorado, Arcadia - "Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Restaurant, Times Mirror Co., Roof framing over entrance," etc. circa 1939

2 items: bound, approx. 20-pp. - drawing and construction notes for project named above. Structural Engineer - Paul J. Toien.
Folder  12

1150 W. Colorado, Arcadia - "Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Bungalow Hotel... heating and air conditioning specifications." circa 1941

1 item: bound, 10-pp. - "...heating and air conditioning specifications for Eaton's Santa Anita Bungalow Hotel."
Folder  13

1150 W. Colorado, Arcadia - "Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Restaurant... (Times Mirror Co.) sanitary sewers." circa 1941

1 item: bound, approx. 20-pp. - "Sanitary sewers for Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Restaurant... "
Folder  14

1150 W. Colorado, Arcadia - "A fourteen building, one story motor hotel [at] Eaton's Rancho Santa Anita Restaurant." (Times Mirror Co.) circa 1941

1 item: bound, approx. 20-pp. - "Specifications of labor and material to be employed and used in the erection and completion of a fourteen building, one-story motor hotel for Times Mirror Company..."
Folder  15

1150 W. Colorado, Arcadia - "Eaton's Santa Anita Restaurant, specifications of repairs...." circa 1956

3 items: two copies of specifications for repair of "Fire Damage" to Eaton's Santa Anita Restaurant after "the building and equipment [were] damaged by fire" 2/10/1956 ; one copy of "Specifications of repairs and changes as requested by Fire Department...[of] Arcadia..."
 

Directories 1944-1992

Scope and Content Note

Telephone directories for the Los Angeles Times and Times Mirror. Please use caution-some directories are loose sheets in the folder. Unless otherwise indicated, the directories are for Times Mirror Square. Date range is 1944-1992.
Box  131

Business Department - Information Systems

Folder  1

Times Mirror Telephones circa 1943

1 item: one copy, "Times-Mirror Telephones," "1944" penciled on back of booklet.
Folder  2

Telephone Directory circa 1950 - 1955

2 copies
Folder  3

Telephone Directory circa 1958

One copy
Folder  4

Telephone Directory 1960, ca. 1961

2 items
Folder  5

Telephone Directory 1962

One copy
Folder  6

Telephone Directory 1963 - 1964

One copy
Folder  7

Telephone Directory 1969

One copy
Folder  8

Los Angeles Times Foreign Bureaus - Telephone Directories, 1970 - 1971. 1970-1971

2 items: telephone directories for LAT Foreign Bureaus, 1970, 1971.
Folder  9

Telephone Directory 1971

One copy of Times Mirror Square telephone directory, 1/1/1971.
Folder  10

Telephone Directory 1973

One copy of Times Mirror Square telephone directory, April 1973. One copy of Times Mirror Square telephone directory, November 1973.
Folder  11

Telephone Directories 1974 - 1975

3 items: Times Mirror Square telephone directories, 9/1974, 8/1975, plus an undated Times Mirror (Corporate) Telephone Directory.
Folder  12

Telephone Directory 1976

Times Mirror Square telephone directory, 10/1976.
Folder  13

Telephone Directories 1977

Two Times Mirror Square telephone directories, 10/1977.
Box  132

Business Department - Information Systems

Folder  1

Times Mirror Press Telephone Directory 1978

One Times Mirror Press telephone directory, 5/1978.
Folder  2

Telephone Directory 1978

One item - loose sheets.
Folder  3

Telephone Directory 1978

One item - loose sheets.
Folder  4

Telephone Directories 1982

Two directories: January 1982 and July 1982. Loose sheets in mylar sleeves.
Folder  5

Telephone Directories 1983

Two directories: January 1983 and August 1983. Loose sheets in mylar sleeves
Folder  6

Telephone Directory 1984

One item
Folder  7

Telephone Directories 1986

Los Angeles Times telephone directory and Times Mirror Corporate Personnel phone list.
Folder  8

Telephone Directory - February 1987

One item
Box  133

Business Department - Information Systems

Folder  1

Telephone Directory 1987

One item
Folder  2

Telephone Directory - June 1988

One item. Loose sheets
Folder  3

Telephone Directory - August Revisions 1988

One item
Folder  4

Telephone Directory 1990

One item
Folder  5

Telephone Directory 1992

One item
Folder  6

Corporate Standards for Information Systems (1 of 2) 1987

1 item: 30+ pp. titled "Corporate Standards for Information Systems." Split into two folders
Folder  7

Corporate Standards for Information Systems (2 of 2) 1987

1 item: 30+ pp. titled "Corporate Standards for Information Systems." Split into two folders
 

Presentations 1972-1986

Scope and Content Note

Scripts and slides for presentations given by a variety of Times Mirror and Los Angeles Times managers. Most presentations are related to adding new or applauding current advertisers. Scripts are arranged chronologically. Date range is 1972-1986.
Box  134

Business Department - Production

Folder  1

Book Presentation 1972

1 item. 11 pp. script headed "Book Presentation," dated 11/20/1972.
Folder  2

Barker Brothers 1973

1 item. 11-pp. script headed "Barker Brothers presentation." Handwritten date, "1973."
Folder  3

Selective Saturation Program 1973

1 item. 10-pp. script headed "Selective saturation program script."
Folder  4

Times '500' Grand National Stock Car Race 1974

1 item. 16-pp. script headed "The Times '500' Grand National Stock Car Race."
Folder  5

Travel Research Association 1974

1 item. 17-pp. script headed "The Travel Research Association presentation."
Folder  6

Book Review 1974

1 item. 10-pp. script headed "Book presentation."
Folder  7

"Inside Football" 1975

1 item. 14-pp. script headed " 'Inside Football' presentation '75."
Folder  8

Sears market and proposal 1975

1 item. 17-pp. script headed "Sears market proposal presentation."
Folder  9

American Airlines 1975

1 item. 19-pp. script headed "American Airlines."
Folder  10

Home Magazine 1975

1 item. 16-pp. script headed "Home Magazine presentation."
Folder  11

San Diego (Calendar) 1975

1 item. 13-pp. script headed "San Diego presentation (Calendar)."
Folder  12

The New Co-operative Advertising Era 1976

1 item. 20-pp. script headed "The New Co-operative Advertising Era" (presentation on 1/17/1976 to Simmons Mattress, San Francisco). Deals with NACON, the National Advertising Cooperative Network.
Folder  13

Western Airlines 1976

1 item. 8-pp. script headed "Western Airlines."
Folder  14

"Selling in the Seventies" 1976

1 item. 36-pp. script headed "Selling in the Seventies" - Technicolor Seminar Presentation, 8/28/1976.
Folder  15

New Las Vegas 1976

1 item. 13-pp. script headed "New Las Vegas presentation."
Folder  16

Van de Kamp's 1976

1 item. 28-pp. script headed "Van de Kamp's.
Folder  17

R.T. French 1977

1 item. 21-pp. script headed "R.T. French presentation."
Folder  18

You Magazine 1977

1 item. 12-pp. script headed "You Magazine presentation."
Folder  19

Canadian Travel 1977

1 item. 6-pp. script headed "Canadian presentation" focused on travel to and within Canada.
Folder  20

Ivers 1977

1 item. 10-pp. script headed "Ivers presentation."
Folder  21

Product Bingo 1977

1 item. 13-pp. script headed "Product Bingo presentation" dealing with coupon-bingo promotion in Home magazine.
Folder  22

Walter Levy - May Co. 1977

1 item. 27-pp. script headed "Walter Levy / May Co. presentation.
Folder  23

Carpet Town 1978

1 item. 13-pp. script headed "Carpet Town."
Folder  24

Sitmar 1978

1 item. 6-pp. script headed "Sitmar presentation" (Sitmar Cruises).
Folder  25

Waterbed 1978

1 item. 10-pp. script headed "Waterbed presentation."
Folder  26

Los Angeles - The Brokers' World 1978

1 item. 27-pp. script headed "Los Angeles - The Brokers' World."
Folder  27

Los Angeles Marketing & Media 1978

1 item. 20-pp. script headed "Los Angeles Marketing and Media presentation" given to National Airlines Management Club.
Folder  28

Fashion '79 1979

1 item. 23-pp. script headed "Fashion '79."
Folder  29

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines 1979

1 item. 20-pp script headed "KLM Royal Dutch Airlines."
Folder  30

Detroit Auto 1979

1 item. 19-pp. headed "Detroit Auto presentation."
Folder  31

Champion Spark Plugs 1979

1 item. 11-pp. script headed "Champion Spark Plugs."
Folder  32

California Hardware 1979

1 item. 12-pp. script headed "California Hardware."
Folder  33

Los Angeles - To Do or To View circa 1980

1 item. 16-pp. script headed "Los Angeles - To Do or To View."
Folder  34

Johnson & Johnson circa 1980

1 item. 21-pp. script headed "Johnson & Johnson."
Folder  35

Broadway 1980

1 item. 28-pp. script headed "Broadway presentation."
Folder  36

Lane Bryant 1981

1 item. 12-pp. script headed "Lane Bryant."
Folder  37

Times Mirror Newspapers - 1981 National Advertising Linage 1982

1 item. 32-pp. report headed "Times Mirror Newspapers - 1981 National Advertising Linage." Given by Vance Stickell in 1982.
Folder  38

Classified Recruitment 1982

4 items: 2-pp. script headed "Opening for Recruitment Presentation (Bob Mandolini)" ; 18-pp. script headed "Recruitment Seminar Presentation" ; 15-pp. script headed "Classified Recruitment Presentation" ; 13-pp. script headed "Bob Mandolini (after the presentation)."
Folder  39

Motion Picture Advertising 1982

1 item: 7-pp. script headed "INAME speech" given by Don Maldonado
Box  135

Business Department - Production

Folder  1

Long Beach Grand Prix Special Section 1982

1 item: 12-pp. script headed "Long Beach Grand Prix."
Folder  2

Dodgers / "A" Student 1982

1 item: 17-pp. script headed "Dodger / "A" Student."
Folder  3

British Tourist Authority 1982

1 item: 14-pp. script headed "British Tourist Authority."
Folder  4

Home Furnishings 1982

1 item: 19-pp. script headed "The Motivator."
Folder  5

Levi Strauss 1982

1 item: 21-pp. script headed "Levi Strauss presentation," 5/25/1982.
Folder  6

Firestone 1982

1 item: 13-pp. script headed "Firestone presentation."
Folder  7

Real Estate 1982

1 item: 30-pp. script headed "Real Estate presentation."
Folder  8

Advocacy 1982

1 item: 18-pp. script headed "Advocacy presentation (1982).
Folder  9

Olympics 1982

1 item: 10-pp. script headed "Olympics."
Folder  10

Dodgers / "A" Student 1983

1 item: 13-pp. script for Bill Sinkking, LAT General Advertising Manager, headed "Dodgers - 'A' Students."
Folder  11

L.A.P.D. Celebrity Golf Tournament 1983

1 item: 18-pp. script headed "Police presentation."
Folder  12

Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC) 1983

Approx. 10 items: memos, and a selection of brief scripts related to the Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC) convention of 4/1983 ; 34-pp. script headed "Media in the 80's.
Folder  13

Home Olympics - Adjacency 1983

1 item: 13-pp. script headed "Home Olympics - Adjacency" referring to the LA Olympics of 1932.
Folder  14

Wine 1983

1 item: 19-pp. script headed "Wine presentation.
Folder  15

International presentation 1983

2 items: 21-pp. script headed "International presentation" [a promotion of the City of Los Angeles] ; 2-pp. outline of sequence & content of the longer "International presentation" script. Given or written by Doug Mayberry.
Folder  16

Bill Sinkking Presentation to Executive Group 1983

1 item: 12-pp. script headed "Bill Sinkking Executive Group presentation" regarding Display Advertising.
Folder  17

Erle Frady Retirement 1983

2 items: 4-pp. script headed "Opening talk for Erle Frady Retirement Program" ; 12-pp. script headed "Erle Frady Retirement (accompanied by slide program).
Folder  18

ROP Olympics 1983

2 items: 12-pp. script headed "ROP Olympics - A celebration of Excellence," 6/29/1983 ; 13-pp. headed "ROP Olympics - a celebration...," 8/31/1983.
Folder  19

Travel - Los Angeles: New dimensions in the Eighties 1983

1 item: 16-pp. script headed "Los Angeles: New dimensions in the Eighties," 7/13/1983.
Folder  20

New York Life 1983

2 items: 12-pp. script headed "New York Life presentation (L.A. version)" ; 2-pp. of script designated "substitute for the O.C. version."
Folder  21

National Association of Recording Merchandisers (NARM) 1983

2 items: 11-pp. script headed "NARM," and dated 9/2/1983" ; 4-pp. chart of music trends related to LAT readers.
Folder  22

Presentation to the Times Mirror Board of Directors 1983

1 item: approx. 45-pp. script headed "Los Angeles Times presentation to the Times Mirror Board of Directors" - Tom Johnson, 9/7/1983.
Folder  23

Basic Market 1983

1 item: 15-pp. script headed "Basic Market" [thesis being "The Los Angeles marketing area is one of the most exciting markets in the world!" based on a growing population and healthy economy].
Folder  24

L.A. Open 1983

1 item: 13-pp. script headed "L.A. Open presentation."
Folder  25

Newspaper Advertising Bureaus - Long Range Plans Committee 1983

1 item: 13-pp. script headed "Long Range Plans Committee, Vance Stickell, Pebble Beach, CA," 10/18/1983.
Folder  26

Don Wright Presentation to Analysts 1983

4 items: memo, 10/18/1983, from Bob Minco to Don Wright, on the Security Analysts presentation ; 14-pp. script headed "Security Analysts presentation" ; multi-page lists and charts headed "Seven Southern California Counties...next five years" ; 2-pp. outline headed "Mr. Wright's presentation outline."
Folder  27

1984 Budget Reports 1983

5 items: 11-pp. script headed "Don Maldonado 1984 Budget Report," 11/4/1983 ; 16-pp. script headed "Don Clark 1984 Budget Report," 11/4/1983 ; 13-pp. script headed "Bert Tiffany 1984 Budget Report," 11/4/1984 ; 9-pp. script headed "Vance Stickell 1984 Budget Report," 11/4/1983 ; 12-pp. script headed "Budget Narrative / Editorial Department," 11/4/1983 ; multi-page lists and charts headed 1984 ABC Publishers Statement Comparisons."
Folder  28

Traveling in Style 1983

2 items: 15-pp. script headed "Traveling in Style - One tray edition" ; 15-pp. script headed "Traveling in Style - Nine tray edition."
Folder  29

Times Mirror Steering Committee Report 1983

1 item: 11-pp. script headed "Steering Committee Report," 12/8/1983.
Box  136

Business Department - Production

Folder  1

Pleasures Presentation 1983

1 item: 9-pp. script headed "Pleasures Presentation."
Folder  2

Antelope Valley Board of Trade 1983

1 item: 22-pp. script headed "Antelope Valley Board of Trade presentation," 2/17/1983.
Folder  3

Orange County 1983

1 item: 2-pp. script covering "our Orange County operation." Given by B. Breslin
Folder  4

Standard Advertising Units 1983

2 items: 12-pp. script headed "Why Standard Advertising Units?" ; 23-pp. script headed "The What, Why and How of Standard Advertising Units." Given by or written by John Saum (?).
Folder  5

Security Analysts 1984

2 items: 2-pp. "Outline for Part I - Security Analysts presentation" ; 26-pp. script headed "Security Analysts presentation (Audio)", 11/13/1984.
Folder  6

Classified Presentation 1983 - 1984

6 items: 24-pp. script headed "Classified presentation," dated 9/12/1983 ; Gail Hyland memo, 10/7/1983, with attached 24-pp. script and other materials ; 18-pp. script headed "Classified Presentation," dated 2/21/1984 ; another version of same script, dated 12/6/1984 ; 4-pp. item headed "The Los Angeles Times delivers an upscale audience" (poor quality copies), gives demographic information ; 3-pp. "Outline of Classified presentation."
Folder  7

Co-op Advertising 1984

3 items: Intro page (?), in outline form ; 22-pp. script headed "Co-op Advertising presentation" ; 9-pp. numbered list of (slides ?)
Folder  8

Basic Market 1984

1 item: 15-pp. script headed "Basic Market (1 tray)." Originally dated 1/10/83, updated 9/83 and 6/5/84.
Folder  9

Dodger - "A" Students 1984

1 item: 15-pp. script headed "Dodger A-Student presentation."
Folder  10

Fashion Presentation 1984

2 items: 2-pp. "Fashion Presentation Outline" ; 20-pp. script headed "Fashion '85 Presentation."
Folder  11

Los Angeles Times: Giant of The West 1984

1 item: 11-pp. script headed "Los Angeles Times: Giant of The West."
Folder  12

Home / Values and Lifestyles 1984

2 items: 12-pp. report titled "Adult women in Los Angeles and the Sunday Los Angeles Times...a VALS (Values and lifestyles) perspective." 2/1984 ; 22-pp. script headed "Home / VALS presentation."
Folder  13

New International Presentation 1984

3 items: 2-pp. outline, "General Themes & Ideas for Editorial Development" ; 7-pp. report from Bob Minco to Doug Brown, "Re - New International presentation - 1984" ; 24-pp. script headed "New International presentation (for Europe and Orient)." Given/written by Doug Mayberry
Folder  14

Israel Today 1984

1 item: 13-pp. script headed "Israel presentation - 3/5/84 Final.
Folder  15

KODAK - Talk about pictures 1984

1 item: 4-pp. report titled "Talk about pictures," on a new "stitched-in, pull-out roto magazine in the Los Angeles Times Home Magazine..."
Folder  16

Los Angeles: A Brief Overview (1984). 1984

1 item: 6-pp. script headed "Los Angeles: A Brief Overview."
Folder  17

Mexico International 1984

1 item: 19-pp. script headed "Mexico International presentation," 2/22/1984.
Folder  18

Nisei Week 1984

1 item: 10-pp. script headed "Nisei Week," 2/28/1984.
Folder  19

Real Estate 1984

1 item: 25-pp. script headed "Real Estate presentation," 9/20/1984.
Folder  20

Rotary International 1984

3 items: two 9-pp. scripts, headed "Rotary - Vance Stickell - Junior Fifty Luncheon," 12/18/1984, one copy is clean, the other is marked up with marginal notes and arrows, etc ; handwritten note on small, blue sheet of "Vance Stickell" notepaper, addressed to "Susan."
Folder  21

San Diego - Nordstrom 1984

1 item: 10-pp. script headed "San Diego presentation," 6/5/1984.
Folder  22

San Fernando Valley 1984

3 items: single-sheet headed "Preface or opening remarks" ; 18-pp. script headed "San Fernando Valley presentation," dated 10/18/1984 ; 6-pp. fact sheet on San Fernando Valley, dated 9/18/1984.
Folder  23

Standard Advertising Units (SAU) 1984

1 item: 11-pp. script headed "Welcome to SAU's," 4/30/1984, introducing Standard Advertising Units.
Folder  24

Travel Show 1984

1 item: 16-pp. script headed "The Travel Show -- 1984."
Folder  25

Maryvale Residential Program 1985

1 item: 12-pp. script on Maryvale Residential Program and Day Care Center (for orphaned children).
Folder  26

Los Angeles Times Five-year plan, 1982 - 1986 1982

1 item: approx. 55-pp., "Los Angeles Times Five-year plan, 1982 - 1986."
Box  137

Business Department - Production

Folder  1

Times Mirror Board of Directors 1983

2 items: 40+ pp. script which opens, "I don't want to spend too much time talking about the past..." ; 30+ pp. report with charts, titled "Los Angeles Times Strategy Report - presented to Times Mirror Company Board of Directors" and dated 9/7/1983. Given by Tom Johnson
Folder  2

Times Mirror Meeting - San Fernando Valley 1984

1 item: 13-pp. script headed "Times Mirror Meetings" (address delivered by Tom Johnson at San Fernando Valley plant, 12/4/1984)
Folder  3

Five-Year Plan - 1984 - 1988 - Script 1984

Approx. 80 sheets related to 5-year plan named above. Tabbed dividers are titled "Intro," "The Market," "Issues," etc.
Folder  4

Five-Year Plan - 1984 - 1988 - Slides 1984

1 item. Approx. 50-pp. slides that correspond to the Five-Year Plan, 1984 - 1988 presentation in box 137, folder 3.
Folder  5

Five -Year Plan - 1987 - 1991 - Script 1987

1 item. Approx. 75-pp., a copy of the presentation script for Five-Year Plan 1987 - 1991 with tabbed -headings including "Tom Johnson," "Editorial," "Marketing," etc.
Folder  6

1984 Budget - Slides 1983

1 item. Approx. 80-pp., paper copies of 1984 Budget Presentation slides.
Folder  7

1985 Budget - Script 1984

Full script for 1985 Budget presentation, including outline.
Box  138

Business Department - Production

Folder  1

1985 Budget Presentation Slides 1984

Approx. 75-pp. of tabbed material with headings such as "Introduction," "Summary," "Marketing," "Display," "Circulation," "Employee Relations," etc.
Folder  2

1986 Budget Presentation 1985

Approx. 75-pp. of material related to the 1986 Budget presentation. Tabbed sections identify the names of speakers: Tom Johnson ; Don Wright ; Bill Thomas ; Vance Stickell ; Don Maldonado ; Don Clark ; Bert Tiffany ; Jim Boswell ; etc.
Folder  3

1986 Budget Presentation Slides 1985

1 item with approx. 75-pp. of copies of slides dealing with Marketing, Display, Classified, Circulation, Employee Relations, Operations, Financial.
Folder  4

1987 Budget Presentation (1 of 2) 1986

Approx. 85-pp. of material, including tabbed sections identifying the names of speakers: Tom Johnson ; Don Wright ; Bill Thomas ; Don Maldonado ; Don Clark ; Bert Tiffany ; Jim Boswell ; etc. Also in the folder is a single-sheet "Tentative Agenda" for the multi-speaker presentation of 11/10/1986. Separated into two folders.
Folder  5

1987 Budget Presentation (2 of 2) 1986

Approx. 85-pp. of material, including tabbed sections identifying the names of speakers: Tom Johnson ; Don Wright ; Bill Thomas ; Don Maldonado ; Don Clark ; Bert Tiffany ; Jim Boswell ; etc. Also in the folder is a single-sheet "Tentative Agenda" for the multi-speaker presentation of 11/10/1986. Separated into two folders.
Box  139

Business Department - Production

Folder  1

1988 Budget Presentation (1 of 2) 1987

Tabbed sections, including slides, of budget presentation. Separated into two folders.
Folder  2

1988 Budget Presentation (2 of 2) 1987

Tabbed sections, including slides, of budget presentation. Separated into two folders.
Folder  3

1988 Budget Presentation Slides 1987

Slides used in 1988 budget presentation.
Folder  4

1989 Budget Presentation (1 of 3) 1988

Budget presentation for 1989, organized by tabbed sections. Separated into three folders.
Folder  5

1989 Budget Presentation (2 of 3) 1988

Budget presentation for 1989, organized by tabbed sections. Separated into three folders.
Folder  6

1989 Budget Presentation (3 of 3) 1988

Budget presentation for 1989, organized by tabbed sections. Separated into three folders.
 

Production 1946-1978

Scope and Content Note

Files related to physical production of the Los Angeles Times, including negotiations with unionized workers and some personnel records. Date range is 1946-1978.
Box  140

Business Department - Production

Folder  1

Pressroom 1962 Campaign 1962

35-plus items. (most items are bound or stapled together in sizable stacks) Materials include: large stapled packet of memos and reports, dated 11/1962. Subject given as "Economic information - pressroom negotiations" - incl. many charts showing increased annual costs to LAT of adhering to union guidelines; material related to strike against The Oregonian and Oregon Journal in early 1960s; "Proposed Otis Chandler Remarks" to pressmen in lead-up to vote on unionization, 1962; examples of memos, letters and other materials geared to sway pressmen away from union influences. Seven letters comprising 23 pages, pertaining to reader's correspondence. Some of the topics include Summer Camp fund, Ronald Reagan, Editorial policy on request for sponsors for immigration and missing persons.
Folder  2

Pressroom Communications - Otis Booth 1962 - 1963

Approx. 40 items. Materials include: memos on subjects such as "Special Communications relating to pressroom," "Status of union in pressroom,"Otis Chandler's report on his meeting with pressmen," etc. Also a "Union Coloring Book" (8-pp., 81/2" x 11'), sample caption for color-in cartoons - "This is the (union) ... by-laws - color it ominous"; other anti-union, cartoon-style materials; memo to "Management Personnel, 6/26/1963 (one day before the election) instructing management personnel to stay away from the 6th floor polling place during the election, so that nothing they do "might be construed as an unfair labor practice"; clipping from Time (mag), 5/24/1963, "Newspapers-living with the scars," an account of aftermath of 114-day newspaper strike in NYC; etc.
Folder  3

Pressroom - Otis Booth 1957 - 1967

Approx. 25 items: correspondence with pressroom managers at The Lincoln Star (NE), Miami Herald, and the Trade Commissioner of New Zealand related to pressroom machinery; memos on pressroom practices, pressroom crew assignments, 59-pp. copy, top sheet headed "Index," with "Otis Booth" written in at top, Agreement between Times Mirror Co., and International Printing Pressmen...etc.; etc. Several pieces of correspondence in the time frame center on the characteristics of the Cutler-Hammer ink-mist suppression system for presses.
Folder  4

Pressroom Negotiations 1967

Approx. 20 items. Materials include: 3-pp. letter (8/2/1967) addressed "Fellow Pressmen," from "Times Open Shop Committee"; 3-pp. letter (8/11/1967) from Otis Chandler to "Times Employees," reading in part, "I would like to make sure you understand the effect of this agreement [with the Pressman's Union]"; copy, 53-pp., "Proposed Agreement between The Times Mirror Company and International Printing Pressmen..." 7/25/1967; 57-pp. Company counterproposal," dated 5/2/1967; letters exchanged between TM executives and legal firm of Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker; progress reports on negotiations; 1-pp. chart, 5/11/1967, "Mgmn't Services - Press Room Study - Observation Schedule; etc.
Folder  5

Pressroom 1967 Campaign 1966 - 1967

Approx. 45 items. Materials include: various memos, form letters, flyers, originating with Times Mirror and with the Pressmen's Union. Times Mirror-produced materials urge pressmen not to "fall under the control of Local 18," while the union materials urge the pressmen to "stand with your fellow pressmen" under union representation: copies of 3-part series in Nation's Business, (11/1966 - 1/1967), "What to do when the union knocks"; related materials.
Folder  6

Bound reports 1958, 1961, 1967

Approx. 12 items. Materials include: 8-plus pp. report, "Guide and procedures for the administration of executive base salaries - The Times-Mirror Company," (8/1958) - several shorter reports had been left inside the same folder; multi-page report, with inserts, "Production Changes, 1961," - several shorter reports had been left inside the same folder; approx. 70-pp. report, "Volume II - Determination of manning requirements, Los Angeles Times Color Press," 7/18/1967, one memo, 7/19/1967, about this report was filed inside the folder.
Box  141

Business Department - Production

Folder  1

Composing room - Bonus plan 1952

Several related items under the overall title "Productivity Bonus Plan for Composing Room Employees," produced for The Times-Mirror Company, 3/1952. The package begins with a 4-pp. cover letter from McKinsey & Company (management consultants) addressed to "Phillip [sic] Chandler, Vice-President, The Times Mirror Company," etc. Also included are the 12-pp. report, and "Exhibits," which refers to the series of financial charts that supplement the report.
Folder  2

Agreement -- Company counter proposal with INPP&A 1967

1 item: one copy of "Company counterproposal - May 2, 1967." Approximately 50 sheets are stapled together, but the paging does not match all the way through--this may be incomplete. The cover sheet is headed, "Agreement," and reads in part, "This agreement (is) by and between THE TIMES MIRROR COMPANY...and INTER-NATIONAL PRINTING PRESSMEN & ASSISTANTS' UNION OF NORTH AMERICA, AFL-CIO," etc.
Folder  3

Production Practices vs. contract 1962, 1968

6 items: 12-pp. columnar report (info. for 1960 - 1962), headed "Drivers - Union contract and Times-Mirror Company policy comparison, Teamsters Local No. 396 and Hillbro Newspaper Printing Company"; multi-page columnar report, titled "Summary of Times Production Practices compared with L.A. Contract Provisions," prepared by Wage & Salary Section of Personnel - 12/1962; memo, 1/10/1963, "Production Practices vs. Contract Booklet"; exchange of letters, 4/1968, between Otis Booth, Operations Dir., LAT, and Thomas Corcoran, Miami Herald, on "premium pay" for printers; letter, 4/26/1968, from Robert Flannes, LAT, to R.S. Robinson, on the Adolph Spina arbitration case.
Folder  4

Stereotype NLRB Election 1960-1963

Approx. 40 items. Materials include: form letters to stereotype employees; memos on new equipment for the task; manning for packing mats; workloads, work issues including overtime; 3-pp. "Remarks to Stereotypers" (by "O / C" - Otis Chandler); memos from immediately before and after the 4/6/1961 vote by stereotypers; photographs of stereotyping equipment at The Oregonian (Portland); 1-pp. "Stereotype Seniority as of 11-1-'60"; etc.
Folder  5

Pressroom - 1959 Campaign letters 1959

6 items. Form letters from Times-Mirror Company to "...all Times-Mirror pressroom employees and their families." Several letters (over Norman Chandler's signature) were sent in the weeks prior to the 4/16/1959 election in which pressroom employees would vote for or against union representation. On 4/1/1959, a letter went out with an attached sheet titled "Here are the facts," laying out in columns the "Local Union Shop" and "Times-Mirror Co." benefits. The vote went against the union, and on 4/24/1959 another letter was sent thanking the voters for the "strong endorsement of our policies and practices."
Folder  6

Additional presses and press expansion 1955 - 1956

Approx. 25 items. Materials include: rough notes, sheets of financial figures, LAT memos, letters, etc., all dealing with LAT needs for new presses and related equipment, the setting up of a contract with Loyal S. Dixon Co., of Sun Valley, CA., and the logistics of the installation.
Folder  7

Stereotype campaign 1967 1967

8 items. Materials include: 2-pp. memo, undated, "Kill the traveler's card argument"; 4-pp. memo, undated, "Campaign issues - union side"; 2-pp., "1963 Pressroom decertification election campaign"; two "draft" versions of 1/16/1967 memo to Times Stereotypers"; letter (with two attached flyers) from Los Angeles Stereotypers Union, No. 58, 3/21/1967, addressed "Dear Fellow Craftsmen," congratulating them "on winning their certification election," and with an "authorization for representation" card.
Folder  8

Stereotype Bonus Pay Plan 1965

3 items, stapled: 5/28/1965 memo to All Stereotype Employees from Charles Chase on Stereotype Bonus Pay Plan; a sheet headed "Stereotype Bonus Plan (incl. "Purpose of Plan," and "Details of the Plan"; 6/1/1965 memo from Chase to Otis Booth and Robert Flannes, on Stereotype Bonus Pay Plan.
Folder  9

Production - Employee Policies 1966 - 1967

approx. 7 items: 9-pp. report, undated, "Changes - Policy, including personnel and work methods; 4-pp. packet of information (stapled), 2/1966, "Production Overtime"; 3 memos (stapled) 1/1967, on incentive systems / bonuses, etc.
Folder  10

Transportation - Employee policies 1953, 1962, 1966

Approx. 12 items: memo, 9/23/1953, subject - "Production - General Driver Safety Contest"; memo, 3/5/1962, "Transportation Carriers Account"; memo, 5/29/1962, "Resequencing Transportation Runs" (incl. chart of proposed runs); related memo, 6/6/1962; series of 1964 memos on transportation costs / hauling expenses; stapled packet, 1964, headed "Time Variance Analysis of Los Angeles Times truck runs" (w/ chart); stapled packet of memos (w/ chart), 1966, on Transportation Overtime.
Folder  11

Newsprint inventory 1962 - 1963

Approx. 15 items: spreadsheets and other material related to newsprint inventories in 1962 and 1963.
Folder  12

Pressmen negotiations (1 of 3) 1967

5 items: handwritten and typed versions of a note dated "3/18," addressed to "Sparks" ; 2-pp. list headed "Preliminary statement of matters to be considered in connection with coming negotiations with pressmen's union" ; single-sheet, "Agenda of matters to be discussed at Times meeting...March 20 at 2:00 p.m." ; approx. 45-pp. headed "Agreement."
Folder  13

Pressmen negotiations (2 of 3) 1967

1 item: approx. 40-pp. - another copy or version of "Agreement" in previous folder.
Folder  14

Pressmen negotiations (3 of 3) 1967

Approx. 6 items: stapled, 53-pp. "Agreement between The Times Mirror Company and International Printing Pressmen & Assistants' Union of North America, AFL-CIO and..." ; several related items.
Box  142

Business Department - Production & Studies & Reports

Folder  1

Personnel Bios - Transportation 1971-1978

Completed forms with bio info for Production / Transportation personnel - includes Name, date of birth, Education, Previous work experience, positions held in Company and Company development (i.e. seminars, workshops). One set of originals, one set of photocopies.
Folder  2

Power Plant Conversion Report 1946

1 item: 50+ pp. report in binder, with architectural and engineering drawings and other charts. Report is titled "Report on Converting Power Plant...Los Angeles Times Building , First and Spring Streets..."
Folder  3

Stereotype Department - General Info 1951

1 item: report, approx. 40-pp., "General Information for Los Angeles Times Stereotype Department - 1951.Approx. 10 items: stack of bios for Transportation personnel ; several Among Ourselves articles on LAT Transportation, 1950s thru 1970s ; 3-pp. handwritten item, "Transportation Memories," received by LAT in 1982, written by John R. Shepherd, who started with LAT in 1926 ; several pieces of correspondence between LAT Archivist Carolyn Strickler and Robert McVay, who was working on an article about Pacific Electric's "Big Red Cars" (including the fact that LAT was, in part, delivered to other southern California cities via PE's trains ; other LAT materials related to Transportation.
Folder  4

Satellite Plant Study (1 of 2) 1964

Multi-section report on study of satellite printing plant in Orange County. Split into two folders
Folder  5

Satellite Plant Study (2 of 2) 1964

Multi-section report on study of satellite printing plant in Orange County. Split into two folders.
Folder  6

Press Capacity Committee Meetings 1978

Notes, minutes and other material related to press capacity committee meetings, plus printed matter from the United States Patent Office. From Morgan Brassell.
 

Studies & Reports 1934-1979

Scope and Content Note

Includes report of study by efficiency expert Guy Viskniskki and reports on other internal management and efficiency studies. Dates are 1934-1979.
Box  142

Business Department - Production & Studies & Reports

Folder  7

Management Services Reports 1967-1979

Reports and related memos (most from Gene Mestel) during the period 1967 - 1979.
Folder  8

Guy Viskniskki Survey (1 of 3) 1934

1 item: Viskniskki was an "efficiency expert," a role which today might be called a consultant. In 1934 his group released a wide-ranging report (480 pp., subject index on pp. 1 - 2) on the operations of LAT titled "A Survey of the Los Angeles Times." The report contains segments on the buildings, specific departments, employment policies, morale, etc. Viskniskki even tackled the touchy subject of nepotism, pointing out that a full 10% of LAT's employees at the time were relatives of Chandlers or other high-ranking executives, and pointing out the drawbacks of the situation. This report was originally labeled "Confidential." Split into three folders.
Folder  9

Guy Viskniskki Survey (2 of 3) 1934

1 item: Viskniskki was an "efficiency expert," a role which today might be called a consultant. In 1934 his group released a wide-ranging report (480 pp., subject index on pp. 1 - 2) on the operations of LAT titled "A Survey of the Los Angeles Times." The report contains segments on the buildings, specific departments, employment policies, morale, etc. Viskniskki even tackled the touchy subject of nepotism, pointing out that a full 10% of LAT's employees at the time were relatives of Chandlers or other high-ranking executives, and pointing out the drawbacks of the situation. This report was originally labeled "Confidential." Split into three folders.
Folder  10

Guy Viskniskki Survey (3 of 3) 1934

1 item: Viskniskki was an "efficiency expert," a role which today might be called a consultant. In 1934 his group released a wide-ranging report (480 pp., subject index on pp. 1 - 2) on the operations of LAT titled "A Survey of the Los Angeles Times." The report contains segments on the buildings, specific departments, employment policies, morale, etc. Viskniskki even tackled the touchy subject of nepotism, pointing out that a full 10% of LAT's employees at the time were relatives of Chandlers or other high-ranking executives, and pointing out the drawbacks of the situation. This report was originally labeled "Confidential." Split into three folders.
 

Special Information Services 1989-1995

Scope and Content Note

Files on new methods of information delivery, including telephone systems and the World Wide Web. Date range is 1989-1995.
Box  143

Business Department - Special Information Systems

Folder  1

Fax Editions 1989 - 1994

Approx. 20 items. Material includes: various Fax Editions, sometimes focusing on a nation, i.e., "Somalia Fax Edition," or "Saudi Arabia Fax Edition," or with subject focus, i.e., "NewsNotes" or "News Watch" - news in brief (international).
Folder  2

New technology products 1993

2 items: 3-pp. memo, "(LAT) Technology Fair," 6/24/1993; 1-pp. "Fact Sheet," listing and describing "new sources of information available through The Times," including TimeLink, MovieFone, Financial Fax, Mortgage Rate Fax, and other services.
Folder  3

TimesOnLine 1993

3 items: 1-pp. info sheet, "TimesOnLine - the editorial database of the Los Angeles Times"; 2-pp. report, "How do stories get to TimesOnLine? ...and Nexis, Dow Jones, & Dialog... Editorial Library - Database Construction"; one copy "Information Notes - (LAT) Editorial Library," 10-pp. listing of newspapers and wires available in full text, by state, with start date, Database (comp. name), and code, 10/27/1993.
Folder  4

MovieFone. 1993

4 items. material includes: undated sheet headed "MovieFone...Los Angeles Times and MovieFone/777-Film announce exclusive marketing alliance"; sheet headed "Background on 777-FILM," followed by info; sheet headed "MovieFone - Key points to communicate re. Why We're Doing..."; sheet headed "2nd graph from L. Higby," followed by info on the agreement.
Folder  5

TimesLink (1 of 2) 1994

Approx. 15 items: samples of advertising and promotional material for TimesLink; article copy, Editor & Publisher, 7/16/1994, "Fax, CD-ROM, On-line services and newspapers"; a sturdy folder (w/ pockets) containing a complete promotional packet for TimesLink; 18-pp. "TimesLink Media Q & A," originating with Laura Morgan's office, 10/5/1994; 45-pp. transcript, "TimesLink/Newsday Direct Launch News Teleconference, L.A.- NYC, 10/26/1994; 3-pp. copy of article, a review of TimesLink from Interactive Publishing Alert, 12/1994, (cover sheet is dated 12/19,1994). Split into two folders.
Folder  6

TimesLink (2 of 2) 1994

Approx. 15 items: samples of advertising and promotional material for TimesLink; article copy, Editor & Publisher, 7/16/1994, "Fax, CD-ROM, On-line services and newspapers"; a sturdy folder (w/ pockets) containing a complete promotional packet for TimesLink; 18-pp. "TimesLink Media Q & A," originating with Laura Morgan's office, 10/5/1994; 45-pp. transcript, "TimesLink/Newsday Direct Launch News Teleconference, L.A.- NYC, 10/26/1994; 3-pp. copy of article, a review of TimesLink from Interactive Publishing Alert, 12/1994, (cover sheet is dated 12/19,1994). Split into two folders.
Folder  7

Pacific Telesis 1994

3 items: 28-pp. transcript of PTEPS/Times Teleconference, with a table of contents, 1/13/1994; 4-pp. news release, "CEO appointed, final agreement signed for Times, Pacific Telesis joint venture"; 10/17/1994; one "Management Bulletin" announcing appointment of Jeffrey Killeen as chief executive officer of ESS Ventures, "the joint venture formed by Pacific Telesis Electronic Publishing Services (PTEPS) and The Times," 10/19/1994.
Folder  8

Online newspapers 1994 - 1995

7 items. Materials include: newspaper and magazine article copies on startups of online services by publishing companies. All are from 1994 - 1995. Editor & Publisher (3), Advertising Age, NewMedia, others. Also 14-pp. of remarks by Chip Perry & Dan Fisher at Interactive Newspaper Conference, "Online Services: Where is the business?"
 

Circulation Department 1936-1993

Physical Description: 5 boxes

The circulation department was responsible for subscription services and delivery of the newspaper. Date range is 1936-1993.
 

Correspondence and Records 1936-1988

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence to and from Norman Chandler, Bert Tiffany, Otis Chandler, John Popham, Ray Marx, and other Circulation Department executives. Also, circulation statistics, memoranda, reports, and Christmas cards with photographs and names of Circulation Department employees. Date range is 1936-1988.
Box  144

Circulation Department - Correspondence & Records

Folder  1

Correspondence - Norman Chandler 1936 - 1960

Approx. 40 items: letters and memos on a wide range of subjects to and from the office of Norman Chandler over a long period (1936 - 1960s). Notable items: 12-pp. "(TM Co.) 1967 Annual Meeting of the Shareholders ; 2-pp. memo on "Antitrust Compliance" (1966) and related material ; form letter / invitation over NC's signature for "an event of historic significant in the 79 years of the Los Angles Times... a luncheon on Monday, April 11th [1960]... in the Bowl of the Biltmore Hotel" (at this luncheon Otis Chandler's appointment as Publisher was announced) .
Folder  2

Correspondence - Otis Chandler (1 of 2) 1957 - 1971

120+ items: letters, memos, reports, charts and other material, much of it to or from the office of Otis Chandler in the period 1957 - 1971 and dealing with aspects of circulation. Correspondents include John Popham and Ray Marx. Split into two folders.
Folder  3

Correspondence - Otis Chandler (2 of 2) 1957 - 1971

120+ items: letters, memos, reports, charts and other material, much of it to or from the office of Otis Chandler in the period 1957 - 1971 and dealing with aspects of circulation. Correspondents include John Popham and Ray Marx. Split into two folders.
Folder  4

Annual Averages 1922 - 1961

Approx. 80 sheets: Annual reports on costs, revenue, and earnings of the Circulation Department. Also, "Comparative Statement(s) of Circulation Figures" over several time frames, related memos, reports and notes.
Folder  5

Record Books 1937 - 1986

One bound item - labeled "Record Book," (of Ray Marx) with news clippings, handwritten notes, financial figures and other material related to circulation (1937 - 1963) and loose pages from a typed journal running from 1963 - 1986. It is unclear who wrote the later material.
Folder  6

Suburban Zones/Sections Report 1987

2 items: "cover" memo dated 10/15/1987 - "Summary of Zones" ; approx. 20-pp. report, "Suburban Sections & Editions," with charts.
Folder  7

Christmas cards (1 of 2) circa 1960-1969

Approx. 40 items: a selection of Christmas cards sent out by various Circulation divisions and offices during the 1960s. The cards feature a holiday motif, a greeting and a photo, with names, of the LAT employees in the local divisions or offices. Organized by division, split into two folders.
Folder  8

Christmas cards (2 of 2) circa 1960-1969

Approx. 40 items: a selection of Christmas cards sent out by various Circulation divisions and offices during the 1960s. The cards feature a holiday motif, a greeting and a photo, with names, of the LAT employees in the local divisions or offices. Organized by division, split into two folders.
Box  145

Circulation Department - Correspondence & Records & Periodicals

Folder  1

Price increases 1935 - 1982

Approx. 50 items: memos on price increase, complaints about increases, reports on the history of "Street sale prices since 1940" (1978) ; news brief clips about subscription costs ; other related material.
Folder  2

Circulation growth 1982 - 1986

Approx. 12 items: assorted memos related to circulation growth ; 36-pp. report - "Circulation Growth Recommendations," 5/1982.
Folder  3

Times Marketing memo - Circulation 1988

Approx. 40 items: incomplete collection of "Times Marketing Memo--Circulation," most are from 1988, with several from 1/1989. Information in the memos includes "Home Delivery" and "Sales Copy" figures, plus "Total Net Circulation," "New Subscriptions," plus revenue information.
 

Periodicals 1952-1993

Scope and Content Note

Monthly magazines and newsletters for newsboys, Times Dealers, and staff of the Circulation Department. Titles include Young Timers, Circulation News, Activity Sheet, Our Times, Around the Dial, and Circulation Times. Each includes profiles of employees, promotions information, personal news, and photographs. Date range is 1952-1993.
Box  145

Circulation Department - Correspondence & Records & Periodicals

Folder  4

Young Timers 1952 - 1957

4 items: four issues of Young Timers, a magazine/newsletter for LAT newsboys - Nov. - Dec. 1952, Sept. - Oct. 1955, Jan. - Feb. 1956, July - August 1957.
Folder  5

Circulation News 1963 - 1964

10 items: ten monthly issues of Circulation News, December 1963 through December 1964 (incomplete run).
Folder  6

Circulation News 1966

6 items: six monthly issues of Circulation News - January, March, May, June, September and December.
Folder  7

Circulation News 1967

9 items: nine monthly issues of Circulation News - February, March, May, July, August, September, October, November and December.
Folder  8

Circulation News 1968

10 items: nine monthly issues of Circulation News for 1968 - Jan. - Feb., March, May, June, July, August, September, October and November - plus a typed note inserted to explain missing April issue.
Folder  9

Circulation News 1969

12 items: all twelve monthly issues of Circulation News for 1969.
Folder  10

Circulation News 1970

10 items: ten monthly issues of Circulation News for 1970 - January, February, March, April, May, June, July, Aug. - Sept., October and November.
Folder  11

Circulation News 1971

5 items: five issues of Circulation News for 1971 - Dec. ('70) - Jan. - Feb. - March, April - May, July, September.
Folder  12

Circulation News 1972

9 items: nine issues of Circulation News for 1972 - Dec. ('71) - January, February, March, April, June, August, September, October and December.
Folder  13

Circulation News 1973

10 items: ten monthly issues of Circulation News for 1973 - January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September, October and December.
Folder  14

Circulation News 1974

7 items: seven issues of Circulation News for 1974 - Jan. - Feb., March - April, May, June, July - August, September and November.
Folder  15

Circulation News 1975

7 items: seven issues of Circulation News for 1975 - January, February, March - April, June, July, September and October.
Folder  16

Activity Sheet 1978

4 items: three issues of Activity Sheet for 1978 - May, June and August. Publication of Circulation Accounts. Handwritten note on buck slip - "Activity Sheet ... became part of Circulation Times thereafter..." (i.e., after Aug. 1978).
Folder  17

Our Times 1978

2 items: two monthly issues of Our Times, November and December, 1978.
Box  146

Circulation Department - Periodicals

Folder  1

Our Times 1979

13 items: monthly issues of Our Times, January through December, 1979, plus a directory with photos, names and job titles - "Who's Who in the Circulation Subscriber Service Center" [ca. 1979].
Folder  2

Around the Dial 1979

2 items: two issues of Around the Dial, the newsletter of LAT telephone sales rooms - March and May, 1979.
Folder  3

Our Times / Circulation Times 1980

12 items: twelve issues of the monthly Subscriber Service Center newsletter, named Our Times from January through September, Circulation Times from October through December 1980.
Folder  4

Circulation Times 1981

11 items: eleven monthly issues of Circulation Times for January through November, 1981.
Folder  5

Circulation Times 1982

12 items: all twelve monthly issues of Circulation Times for 1982.
Folder  6

Circulation Times 1983

11 items: eleven monthly issues of Circulation Times for 1983 (August is missing).
Folder  7

Circulation Times 1984

11 items: eleven monthly issues of Circulation Times (January is missing).
Folder  8

Circulation Times 1985

12 items: all twelve monthly issues of Circulation Times for 1985.
Folder  9

Circulation Times 1986

10 items: monthly issues of Circulation Times - January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October and Nov. - Dec. combined issue.
Box  147

Circulation Department - Periodicals

Folder  1

Circulation Times 1987

12 items: all twelve monthly issues of Circulation Times for 1987.
Folder  2

Circulation Times 1988

9 items: all monthly issues of Circulation Times for 1988 - January, February, March, April, May - June, July, August, Sept. - Oct., Nov. - Dec.
Folder  3

Circulation Times 1989

5 items: five issues of Circulation Times for 1989 - Jan. - Feb., March - April, July - August, Sept. - Oct. and December.
Folder  4

Circulation Times 1990

5 items: five issues of Circulation Times for 1990 - Jan. - Feb., March - April, May - June, July - August and Sept. - Oct.
Folder  5

Circulation Times 1991

4 items: four issues of Circulation Times for 1991 - Jan. - Feb., May - June, July - August and Nov. - Dec.
Folder  6

Circulation Times 1992

6 items: six issues of Circulation Times for 1992 - Jan. - Feb., March - April, May - June, July - August, Sept. - Oct. and Nov. - Dec.
Folder  7

Circulation Times 1993

4 items: four issues of Circulation Times for 1993 - Jan. - Feb., March - April, May - June and Sept. - Oct.
 

Oversize 1931-1976

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbooks and charts. Date range is 1931-1976.
Box  672

Circulation Department - Oversize

 

Oversize 1931 - 1976

Scrapbook of articles related to Times Printing and Binding, new Times Building plant, etc. 1931 - 1935 ; Ring-bound publication - 10 Tumultuous Years, 1946. Looks at LAT circulation achievements during World War II. ; Ring-bound publication - Los Angeles Times Advertising Linage and Circulation 1955 - 1966 ; Los Angeles Times Circulation, Advertising Linage, Revenue and Profit 1955 - 1965 ; hand-drawn chart of Sunday circulation 1960 - 1977 ; Ring-bound publication - Advertising Linage of Top Ten Newspapers.
 

Employee Relations 1941-1994

Physical Description: 34 boxes

This series includes materials for the Personnel and Human Resources deapartments for Times Mirror and the Los Angeles Times. It also includes items related to the various management programs at Times Mirror. Date range is 1941-1994.
 

Bell, Paul W. Files 1946-1952

Scope and Content Note

One folder of correspondence from Paul W. Bell, first director of the Personnel Department, on a variety of department-related topics. Date range is 1946-1952.
Box  148

Employee Relations - Bell, Paul W. And Boswell, James

Folder  1

Paul W. Bell Files 1946 - 1950

Approx. 15 items: memos, letters and articles related to LAT Personnel policies from the files of Paul Bell.
 

Boswell, James Files 1985-1991

Scope and Content Note

James Boswell was director of Human Resources at Times Mirror during the 1980s. His files are in four sub-series. The first, chronological files, consists of correspondence and other materials arranged chronologically by month and date. The second, correspondence, consists of memoranda and notes arranged by person, including correspondence to and from James Boswell. There may be some duplication with items in the Chronological Files. The third sub-series, speeches, is organized alphabetically by group, then alphabetically by speech. It includes drafts, final copies with slide cues, and correspondence related to the group or the speech itself. The final sub-series, subject files, is organized alphabetically by subject. Subjects include the Pfaffinger Foundation, unions, budgets, and organizations. Date range is 1985-1991.
Box  148

Employee Relations - Bell, Paul W. And Boswell, James

Folder  2

Chronological Files - August 1989 1989

6 items. Subjects include: new Tom Johnson "intro" to the revised Employee Handbook" ; letter inviting Michael Josephson, Pres., Josephson Institute for the Advancement of Ethics, to speak at future TM / LAT management meetings ; voucher processing.
Folder  3

Chronological Files - September 1989 1989

1 item: memo, 9/21/1989, from Jim Boswell to John Nichols on acceptable standard of employee behavior, regarding a Mr. Pena.
Folder  4

Chronological Files - October 1989 1989

Approx. 35 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 10/1989.
Folder  5

Chronological Files - November 1989 1989

Approx. 55 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 11/1989.
Folder  6

Chronological Files - December 1989 1989

Approx. 25 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 12/1989.
Folder  7

Chronological Files - January 1990 1990

Approx. 25 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 1/1990.
Folder  8

Chronological Files - February 1990 1990

Approx. 30 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 2/1990.
Folder  9

Chronological Files - March 1990 1990

Approx. 75 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 3/1990.
Folder  10

Chronological Files - April 1990 1990

Approx. 70 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 4/1990.
Folder  11

Chronological Files - May 1990 1990

Approx. 30 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 5/1990.
Folder  12

Chronological Files - June 1990 1990

Approx. 30 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 6/1990.
Box  149

Employee Relations - Boswell, James

Folder  1

Chronological Files - July 1990 1990

Approx. 30 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 7/1990.
Folder  2

Chronological Files - August 1990 1990

Approx. 30 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 8/1990.
Folder  3

Chronological Files - September 1990 1990

Approx. 30 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 9/1990.
Folder  4

Chronological Files - October 1990 1990

Approx. 30 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 10/1990.
Folder  5

Chronological Files - November 1990 1990

Approx. 35 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 11/1990.
Folder  6

Chronological Files - December 1990 1990

Approx. 30 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 12/1990. Also copies of David Shaw series, "Minorities and The Press."
Folder  7

Chronological Files - January 1991 1991

Approx. 25 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 1/1991.
Folder  8

Chronological Files - February 1991 1991

Approx. 35 items: collection of letters and memos on a wide variety of subjects. All dated 2/1991.
Folder  9

Correspondence - Duncan, James 1988

Approx. 10 items.
Folder  10

Correspondence - Laventhol, David 1989 - 1990

Approx. 90 items.
Folder  11

Correspondence - Meier, Stephen 1989 - 1990

Approx. 35 items.
Box  150

Employee Relations - Boswell, James

Folder  1

Correspondence - Nickols, John 1989 - 1990

Approx. 75 items.
Folder  2

Correspondence - Niese, William 1988 - 1991

Approx. 65 items.
Folder  3

Correspondence - To Schlosberg, Richard 1988 - 1990

Approx. 70 items.
Folder  4

Correspondence - From Schlosberg, Richard 1988 - 1990

Approx. 40 items.
Folder  5

Correspondence - Sperry, William 1990 - 1991

Approx. 25 items.
Folder  6

Correspondence - To Valenti, Michael 1988 - 1990

Approx. 70 items.
Folder  7

Correspondence - From Valenti, Michael 1988 - 1991

Approx. 80 items.
Folder  8

Correspondence - Miscellaneous 1988

Topics include the Rotary Club of Los Angeles. Correspondents include Jim Shaffer, Gerald Alcantar, Colin Lindsay, and Dennis Hunn.
Box  151

Employee Relations - Boswell, James

Folder  1

Speeches - American Newspaper Publishers Association 1983 - 1990

Approx. 12 items. Speech transcripts on various subjects (some duplicates): 1988 at California Newspaper Publishers Association (ANPA)., "The human resources challenge in the year 2010" ; 1984 at ANPA, "Communications - a two-way street" ; ANPA Operations Management Conference, Las Vegas, 1983, Performance appraisal in a changing environment" ; Performance appraisal and productivity" ; ANPA, 1990, "Law Enforcement Resources" ; ANPA Labor & Personnel Relations Conference, 1988, on "building and maintaining talented newsrooms" ; related letters and memos.
Folder  2

Speeches - Glendale Chamber of Commerce 1987

6 items. Transcripts of various speeches (in some cases more than one draft) of 1987: "Management Styles," and "Management Styles - Lessons from the Past" ; related letters and memos.
Folder  3

Speeches - Los Angeles Times 1985 - 1989

Approx. 15 items. Transcripts of speeches delivered by James Boswell on various subjects: RSI - Repetitive Strain Injuries ; Employee and Public Relations ; Management Conference, 1985 ; Perspectives on Leadership ; Management Styles ; Lessons from the Past ; and remarks for first graduation of the Reading Lab.
Folder  4

Speeches - Tulsa University 1987

4 items. Addresses delivered when Boswell returned to Tulsa University "to be recognized as a distinguished alumni." Transcripts include: two copies of "JDB remarks - TU Alumni," 10/31/1987 ; "Thoughts, notes, acceptance remarks ; "Management Styles - Lessons from the Past."
Folder  5

Speeches - Women's Coalition 1987

2 items: 3-pp. transcript of "Welcome remarks...Jim Boswell," undated, delivered to the League of Women Voters of Los Angeles County ; 14-pp. transcript of "Speech by Narda Zacchino - delivered Saturday (9/26/1987) at Women's Coalition of Orange County, Political Women III Conference
Folder  6

Speeches - "Back to the Future" 1986-1989

Quest for Quality Conference., Vail, CO, 1986, "Back to the Future" ; reprint of "Back to the Future" from Executive Speeches and correspondence
Folder  7

Speeches - "Listening to Employees" 1988-1989

Transcripts and drafts of "Listening to Employees." Correspondence.
Folder  8

Speeches - "Literacy: A Lucrative Investment" 1987

Copies of "Literacy: A Lucrative Investment" and materials relating to a business and industry breakfast at which the speech was given.
Folder  9

"Los Angeles Times History" circa 1984

Short speech on the history of the Los Angeles Times.
Box  152

Employee Relations - Boswell, James

Folder  1

Speeches - Performance Appraisals circa 1984

1-sheet list, "Practical Results of Changing Values" ; 24-pp. speech manuscript, (Jim Boswell) "Avoiding the pitfalls of discrimination through performance appraisal," transcripts of "Performance Appraisal and Productivity" and "Performance Appraisal: Does it have a place in today's management environment?" Also, printed copy of "Making the Performance Appraisal Work" from the series "Studies in Employee Relations."
Folder  2

Speeches - Miscellaneous 1982-1988

A collection of speech drafts, notes, and manuscripts, some undated: speech to Council on Union-free environment ; "Staying productive by staying well," 1984 ; "Communications - a two way street" ; "Inner workings of a newspaper," 1985 ; speech to "Century City Rotary Club," 10/30/1985. Miscellaneous notes and pieces kept within the "speeches" files.
Folder  3

Subjects - American Newspaper Publishers Association (1 of 2) 1990

40+ items: letters, memos, program information, lists, and other materials related to the 104th Annual ANPA Convention in Los Angeles, April 23 - 25, 1990. Split into two folders.
Folder  4

Subjects - American Newspaper Publishers Association (2 of 2) 1990

40+ items: letters, memos, program information, lists, and other materials related to the 104th Annual ANPA Convention in Los Angeles, April 23 - 25, 1990. Split into two folders.
Folder  5

Subjects - American Press Institute 1989

Correspondence regarding a visit to the Los Angeles Times building by students from the American Press Institute, Pomona, including brief biographical sketches of the students. Annotated fact sheet about the Los Angeles Times.
Folder  6

Subjects - American Red Cross 1989 - 1991

25+ items: a collection of memos, letters, brochures and other materials related to Jim Boswell's role as a member of the Board of Directors of the L.A. Chapter of the American Red Cross.
Folder  7

Subjects - Budget Cuts 1988

2 items: memo, 11/30/1988, from Boswell to Linda Lloyd Da Silva on Dick Schlosberg asking staffers to "take another look at (the) 1989 budget to see if further reduction could be made" ; memo, 12/16/1988, on "further budget reductions."
Folder  8

Subjects - Budget-fest II 1990

Approx. 18 items: memos, reports, lists and charts related to LAT salary expenses, security services expense. various cost containment plans, etc.
Folder  9

Subjects - Budget Reports 1988 - 1989

Approx. 8 items: multiple-page printout related to 1989 LAT budget ; interoffice letters from Boswell to Tom Johnson and Dick Schlosberg related to various aspects of Security Services.
Box  153

Employee Relations - Boswell, James

Folder  1

Subjects - Cost Containment (1 of 2) 1988 - 1989

Approx. 20 items: collection of memos, charts, reports and other material on LAT's 1989 budget and related cost containment efforts. Among the major items are: 18-pp. headed "Management Information Summary of The Los Angeles Times" ; 30-pp. headed 1989 Budget Review Meetings.
Folder  2

Subjects - Cost Containment (2 of 2) 1988 - 1989

Approx. 30 items: collection of memos, lists, reports and related material within the wider subject of cost containment. More specific subjects include cost of employee recognition events, security services, medical department, history center, pc training lab costs, etc.
Folder  3

Subjects - Cost Reduction 1990

Approx. 12 items: memos, charts, reports and related material on the LAT cost containment and budget revision plan of 1988.
Folder  4

Subjects - Directory Assistance 1988

7 items: memos, reports and guidelines related to the out of control use of directory assistance by LAT staffers (costing over $90,000 per year when these reports came out).
Folder  5

Subjects - Disney 1989

2 items: cover note from Boswell to archivist Carolyn (Strickler) mentioning "Conrad, Jack Smith...Jerry Hulse" ; letter, 3/24/1989, from Michael Eisner of Walt Disney Co. to Tom Johnson, LAT Publisher, requesting a donation to support Landmark West School, "Southern California's only nonprofit school specifically serving high potential dyslexic children."
Folder  6

Subjects - Deutsch Shea & Evans 1990

5 items: an exchange of memos related to whether or not LAT was best served by using an outside advertising firm (Deutsch, Shea & Evans) for certain services rather than in-house personnel.
Folder  7

Subjects - Editorial Merit Raises 1988

2 items: copy of cover note about merit raises ; 4-pp. memo on merit raises from George Cotliar to William Thomas and Shelby Coffey III, 7/25/1988.
Folder  8

Subjects - Employee benefits 1988

4 items: 7-pp. report headed "Expenses eligible and ineligible for reimbursement through the health care spending account" ; cover letter and newsletter, 18-pp. Issue Brief from EBRI (Employee Benefit Research Institute) ; article tear sheet from Presstime, 7/1988, "Employee benefits expand."
Folder  9

Subjects - Employee Relations - New Programs 1988 - 1989

Approx. 30 items: collection of memos, letters, charts and reports on a number of company issues including cost containment, annual budgets, ride sharing, LAT medical department, automation of records, (college) tuition reimbursement, etc.
Folder  10

Subjects - Labor - Local 10N 1990

Approx. 45 items: memos, reports, lists and other materials related to LAT "anti" efforts and Local 10N. Some material deals with LAT salaries comparative to union scale ; 12-pp. report from LAT Archivist Craig St. Clair to Jim Boswell, 10/24/1990, "(LAT-) Organized Labor History" ; material produced by Newspaper Pressmen's Local 10-N or other union entities ; material produced by LAT to counter union efforts ; internal LAT correspondence related to pro or anti union moves.
Box  154

Employee Relations - Boswell, James

Folder  1

Subjects - Labor unions 1989 - 1991

Approx. 15 items: memos, reports, lists and other materials related to union organizing attempts at LAT - 3-pp. "Company statement of position, Dick Schlosberg - Video" ; 5-pp. "Progress report - 6/21/1989, Pressrooms Project" ; 4-pp. "Program to 'Deunionize' the culture" ; 4-pp. "Outline of CRI Issues.". Some material deals with LAT salaries comparative to union scale.
Folder  2

Subjects - Los Angeles Times - Employees 1988

Approx. 20 items. Collection of copies of material dealing with major issues LAT faced in the 1933 - 1956 time period: letters between Asst. Treasurer H.E. Downing, Asst. Gen. Manger Norman Chandler and Advert. Manager Walter Pfaffenberger (1935) dealing with proposed creation of a Personnel Dept., hiring practices and compensation rates ; the 1937 creation of the Personnel Department ; 5-pp. "text of Norman Chandler's 1947 Christmas speech (which) stressed the continuity of employment at The Times, the feeling of family among employer and employee and alluded to the threat of communism" ; messages from the publisher reflecting the increasing size and complexity of LAT operations.
Folder  3

Subjects - Los Angeles Times History Center 1987 - 1990

Approx. 30 items: collection of letters, memos, budgets and other items related to the LAT History Center. Carolyn Strickler and Craig St. Clair were LAT archivists in this time frame.
Folder  4

Subjects - McKinley Project Team 1988

1 item: 3-pp. memo, 1/28/1988, on "Orange County Marketing Planning Project.
Folder  5

Subjects - Marketing Research 1985 - 1988

Approx. 10 items: multipage "Confidential" report, 6/27/1986, on "New York Times' National Edition," by Dickson Louie (with appendices including charts, lists, chronologies) ; multipage report, "Target Marketing at The New York Times," 5/9/1985 ; planning chart of 1986-87 for the LAT National Edition ; multipage info packet including agenda of 11/1/1988 LAT / Anti-Defamation League luncheon, draft copies of opening and closing remarks by Tom Johnson, and a guest list ; related items.
Folder  6

Subjects - Nationwide Cellular Services 1989 - 1991

Approx. 20 items: collection of Boswell's payroll deduction forms related to cellular service.
Folder  7

Subjects - Newsday 1989 - 1990

4 items: booklet, "Newsday and New York Newsday...Moving toward the Future" (ca. 1989) ; memo from Diane McNulty to David Laventhol on how her office (Meida Relations) had been dealing with inquiries from the press about rumors of coming layoffs at Newsday, 1/8/1990 ; Management Bulletin from Dick Schlosberg on "changes effective February 19, 1990, plus cover sheet ; memo from Laura Morgan to Jeff Klein, 1/22/1990, on "Newsday faxing."
Folder  8

Subjects - Olympic Plant 1989 - 1990

Approx. 20 items: memos and other information related to the placing of a "time capsule" at the Olympic Plant ; 8/1990 booklet commemorating the opening of the plant in June, 1990 ; misc. related items.
Folder  9

Subjects - Pacific Southwest Realty / Ready Teller Agreement 1988

9 items: 8-pp. "Agreement - Ready Teller -- between Los Angeles Times, a Division of The Times Mirror Company and Pacific Southwest Realty Company, a Delaware Corporation" (several copies of this) ; blue prints / site plans for ReadyTeller at LAT Orange County facility ; 8-pp. "Agreement - Ready Teller -- between Los Angeles Times, a Division of The Times Mirror Company and Pacific Southwest Realty Company, a Delaware Corporation," (9/26/1988) ; blue prints / site plans for ReadyTeller Machine at L.A. Times (Orange County facility) stamped 6/21/1988.
Folder  10

Subjects - Parking tax 1990

Approx. 15 items: memos, letters and other information on subjects including parking tax instituted by the City of Los Angeles in the summer of 1990.
Folder  11

Subjects - Paydays 1989 - 1990

2 items: memo with several attached sheets of info on "moving payday" from Weds. to Thurs. ; memo from Boswell to Jim Kern on "Rams Suite"
Folder  12

Subjects - Pfaffinger Foundation - Annual Meeting 1988

Materials for the annual meeting on May 4, 1988.
Folder  13

Subjects - Pfaffinger Foundation - Financial statements 1987 - 1988

Financial statements and correspondence regarding them.
Box  155

Employee Relations - Boswell, James

Folder  1

Subjects - Pfaffinger Foundation - Policy Manual undated

Pfaffinger Foundation - Policy and Procedure Manual.
Folder  2

Subjects - Pfaffinger Foundation - Scholarship program 1987 - 1988

Tabbed info on Pfaffinger Foundation.
Folder  3

Subjects - Recycling 1990 - 1991

Approx. 12 items: collection of memos and announcements related to recycling and ecological concerns at LAT ; 3-pp. report headed "Facts about The Times' recycling programs" (1990) ; two copies of Jim Boswell memo of 1/18/1991 on recycling ; (several dupes of) a single-sheet version of "Facts about The Times' recycling programs."
Folder  4

Subjects - Regulatory Compliance 1989

2 items: memo from John Nichols to Bill Niese on "Regulatory Compliance," 8/31/1989 ; 2-pp. list of law/regulation descriptions, headed "Safety and Environmental Affairs Department," showing LAT to be 90 - 100% in compliance in fourteen categories.
Folder  5

Subjects - Reorganization 1987

4 items, including dupes: memo from Tom Johnson to "Management Personnel," 12/22/1987, on organizational changes announced by Jim Boswell involving Jim Duncan, Mike Valenti and John Nichols ; organizational chart reflecting these changes headed "Vice President Employee & Public Relations," which also show Wayne Buck as "Director of Medical Services."
Folder  6

Subjects - Reserve Call-up Policy 1990

Approx. 15 items: collection of 1990 memos and other material on LAT's leave of absence and (military) reserve call-up policy in the lead-up to the Gulf War.
Folder  7

Subjects - Supervisory & Staff Salary Range Adjustments 1987

4 items: memos and charts related to supervisory and staff salaries.
Folder  8

Subjects - Special Compensation Recognition Program 1988

approx. 25 items:Special Performance Recognition forms with info on why specific employees won a financial award and giving the amount ; related memos.
Folder  9

Subjects - Uniforms 1990

1 item: memo from Don Clark to Jeff Hall and Linda da Silva, 2/28/1990, on uniforms and clothing allowances at LAT.
 

Simpson, James Files 1981-1994

Scope and Content Note

Simpson was Vice President, Human Resources, for the Times Mirror Company in the 1980s and 1990s. Files from Simpson, arranged chronologically. One folder of correspondence. Seven folders on the topic of compensation, including stock options, incentive plans, and insurance options. Date range is 1981-1994.
Box  156

Employee Relations - Simpson, James

Folder  1

Chronological Files 1981 - 1983 1981 - 1983

Approx. 16 items: memos, reports, minutes of meetings and other material related to Executive Personnel and Compensation Committee activities, 1981 - 1983.
Folder  2

Chronological Files 1984 - 1987 1984 - 1987

Approx. 25 items: memos, reports, charts, agendas and minutes of meetings and other material related to Executive Personnel and Compensation Committee activities, 1984 - 1987.
Folder  3

Chronological Files 1988 - 1990 1988 - 1990

Approx. 40 items: Approx. memos, reports, charts, agendas and minutes of meetings and other material related to Executive Personnel and Compensation Committee activities, 1988 - 1994.
Folder  4

Chronological Files 1991 - 1994 1991 - 1994

Approx. 40 items: Approx. memos, reports, charts, agendas and minutes of meetings and other material related to Executive Personnel and Compensation Committee activities, 1991 - 1994.
Folder  5

Chronological Files Undated undated

6 items: miscellaneous material related to the activities of the Executive Personnel and Compensation Committee, including some handwritten notes [by Simpson?].
Folder  6

Correspondence 1987 - 1993

Approx. 20 items: letters and memos of James R. Simpson, VP of Human Resources for Times Mirror, 1987 - 1993.n
Folder  7

Executive Personnel and Compensation Committee Minutes 1991 - 1993

Approx. 10 items: minutes of several meetings of the committee and related material, 1991 - 1993.
Box  157

Employee Relations - Simpson, James

Folder  1

Executive and Personnel Compensation Committee materials 1982 - 1989

Approx. 15 items: memos and reports, circa 1982 ; minutes of meetings, reports and other information related to activities of the Executive Personnel and Compensation Committee.
Folder  2

Executive Compensation 1981 - 1987

Memos, reports and charts related to executive compensation at Times Mirror. "Review of Executive Compensation and Benefits Practices for Times Mirror..." (10/22/1987).
Folder  3

Compensation 1985 - 1991

Approx. 35 items: memos, reports, charts and other material related to compensation, stock options and incentive plans, ca. 1990.
Folder  4

Long-term Incentive Plan 1993 - 1994

Approx. 12 items: reports, charts and other material related to the Times MIrror Long-term Incentive Plan, 1994.
Folder  5

Corporate Management Bonus-Incentive Plan 1993

5 items: several versions, both "draft" and "final," of a Times Mirror Company Corporate Management Bonus-Incentive Plan, 1993, plus related notes.
Folder  6

Retired Officer Medical and Life Insurance 1992 - 1994

Approx. 12 items: some handwritten notes ; letters ; reports ; drafts of meeting minutes of the Executive Personnel and Compensation Committee of the TM Board of Directors, 1992 - 1994.
 

Executive Rosters 1966-1982

Scope and Content Note

One box of rosters for the Times Mirror Company. Date range is 1966-1982.
Box  158

Employee Relations - Executive Rosters

Folder  1

Times Mirror Executive Roster circa 1966

1 item: approx. 60 sheets, 3-hole punched inserts, produced around 1966, providing business and contact information for TM executives.
Folder  2

Times Mirror Executive Roster (1 of 2) circa 1970

1 item: approx. 65 sheets, 3-hole punched inserts, produced during 1970s, providing business and contact information for TM executives.
Folder  3

Times Mirror Executive Roster (1975 - 1979). 1975 - 1979

1 item: approx. 80 sheets, 3-hole punched inserts, produced at various times during late 1970s, providing business and contact information for TM executives.
Folder  4

Times Mirror Executive Roster (1979 - 1982). 1979 - 1982

1 item: approx. 90 sheets, 3-hole punched inserts, produced between 1977 and 1982, providing business and contact information for TM executives.
 

Position Descriptions 1944-1988

Scope and Content Note

Seven boxes of position surveys and descriptions, including indices and correspondence related to the classification of some positions. Date range is 1944-1988.
Box  159

Employee Relations - Position Descriptions

Folder  1

Index of Job Classifications and Pay Rates 1988

1 item: multipage list of Index of Job Classifications, including departments and numerical codes. A handwritten note in the folder reads "Received from Karen Moore - Employee Relations, 4/88."
Folder  2

Shop and Service Classifications 1944 - 1963

Approx. 100 items: nearly complete collection of single-sheet "Normal Job Description" forms, Code No. 1 up to 132.
Folder  3

Supervisory & Staff Position Descriptions (1 of 2) 1944 - 1965

Nearly complete collection of single-sheet "Normal Job Description" forms. Split into two folders.
Folder  4

Supervisory & Staff Position Descriptions (2 of 2) 1962

Nearly complete collection of single-sheet "Normal Job Description" forms. Split into two folders.
Folder  5

Technical & Office Job Descriptions 1952 - 1963

Approx. 140 items: single sheet job descriptions from the 500s, 600s and 800 series of job codes.
Folder  6

Job Evaluation Tabulations 1957 - 1960

8 items: packets of information headed "Representative Jobs, Training and Experience," "Technical & Office Tab Run," "Supervisory & Staff Tab Run" (2/29/1960) and Salary Grades for Supervisory and Staff Positions."
Folder  7

Accounting - Credit & Collection - Comptometer Operator (4321) 1945

2 items: job description and questionnaires for position of Comptometer Operator.
Folder  8

Accounting - Credit & Collection - Night Credit Man (517) 1945

1 stapled packet of information: position descriptions, questionnaires, handwritten notes, etc., related to position of Night Credit Man.
Folder  9

Accounting - Credit & Collection - Collector (551) 1945

2 items: position descriptions, questionnaires, handwritten notes, etc., related to position of Collector Credit and Collection.
Folder  10

Accounting - Credit & Collection - Field Collection Supervisor (8337) 1979

6 items: position descriptions, questionnaires, evaluations for position of Outside Collection Supervisor.
Folder  11

Accounting - Credit & Collection - Credit Supervisor (8333) 1979 - 1981

7 items: position description, evaluations, handwritten notes, on the position of Credit Supervisor.
Folder  12

Accounting - Tabulating - Assistant Tabulating Supervisor (434) 1946 - 1952

4 items: position descriptions, questionnaires, handwritten notes, etc., related to position of Assistant Tabulating Supervisor.
Box  160

Employee Relations - Position Descriptions

Folder  1

Accounting - Head Cashier (548R) 1945 - 1948

Approx. 8 items: descriptions and questionnaires, handwritten notes related to the position of Head Cashier.
Folder  2

Accounting - Tax Accountant (398) 1945 - 1947

3 items: description, evaluation, questionnaire, etc., related to position of Tax Accountant.
Folder  3

Accounting - Accounting Supervisor (8346) 1957 - 1978

Approx. 15 items: position description, evaluations, handwritten notes, on the position of Accounting Supervisor.
Folder  4

Accounting - Assistant Treasurer (395R) 1946 - 1954

5 items: position descriptions, questionnaires, handwritten notes, etc., related to position of Assistant Treasurer.
Folder  5

Accounting - Assistant Controller (458) 1953

5 items: position descriptions, questionnaires, handwritten notes, etc., related to position of Assistant Controller.
Folder  6

Accounting - Editorial Accounting Supervisor (8334) 1954 - 1972

Approx. 10 items: position description, evaluations, handwritten notes, on the position of Editorial Accounting Supervisor.
Folder  7

Administrative - Correspondence Transcriber (4415) 1945 - 1975

Approx. 15 items: position descriptions, evaluations and questionnaires related to the position of Correspondence Transcriber.
Folder  8

Administrative - General Serviceman, Chandler Household (4970) 1972

2 items: job description and related memo on Ramiro Ochoa, who was employed as General Serviceman for the Chandler Household.
Folder  9

Administrative - Work Simplification Supervisor (286) 1958

2 items: position description, evaluation and questionnaire related to the position of Work Simplification Supervisor.
Folder  10

Building - Elevator Supervisor (489) 1955

2 items: 11-pp. position description and evaluation for Elevator Supervisor ; 3-pp. preliminary questionnaire.
Folder  11

Circulation - Dock Leadman (034) 1951

2 items: job descriptions and questionnaire related to the position of Dock Leadman.
Folder  12

Circulation - Home Delivery Carrier (4201) 1969

1 stapled item: job description and some handwritten notes for position of Home Delivery Carrier.
Folder  13

Circulation - Home Delivery Manager (8281) 1964

4 items: position description and evaluation, management description outlines, etc., related to the position of Circulation Home Delivery Manager.
Folder  14

Circulation - Motor Routes Division Man (303) 1946

4 items: position descriptions, evaluation, questionnaire and related information on position of Motor Routes Division Man.
Folder  15

Circulation - Route Clerk (534) 1945

3 items: descriptions and questionnaires related to the position of Route Clerk.
Folder  16

Circulation - Senior Roadman (566C) 1952 - 1958

Approx. 30 items: various job descriptions and questionnaires, with handwritten entries, related to position of Senior Roadman.
Folder  17

Circulation - Head Districtman (367) 1945 - 1946

6 items: position descriptions, evaluations, questionnaire, handwritten notes, etc., for position of Head Districtman.
Folder  18

Circulation - Telephone Sales Operator (8246) 1979 - 1983

Approx. 8 items: position descriptions, evaluations, questionnaire, handwritten notes, etc., for position of Telephone Sales Operator.
Folder  19

Circulation - General Supervisor, Subscriber Service (8240) 1946 - 1980

Approx. 30 items: position descriptions, evaluations, questionnaire, handwritten notes, etc., for position of General Supervisor, Subscriber Service.
Folder  20

Circulation - Contest Supervisor (8212) 1956

3 items: position descriptions, evaluations, etc., for position of Contest Supervisor.
Folder  21

Circulation - Circulation Promotion Supervisor (369) 1946

4 items: position descriptions, evaluation, questionnaire and related information on position of Circulation Promotion Supervisor.
Folder  22

Circulation - Circulation Promotion Sales Manager (8268) 1964 - 1967

Approx. 12 items: several position descriptions, other material related to position of Circulation Promotion Sales Manager.
Box  161

Employee Relations - Position Descriptions

Folder  1

Circulation - Division Manager (476) 1959 - 1961

10 items: description, evaluation and handwritten notes related to the position of Division Manager.
Folder  2

Circulation - Mirror - Circulation Promotion Supervisor (456) 1953 - 1961

8 items: position descriptions, evaluations, questionnaire, handwritten notes, etc., for position of Circulation Promotion Supervisor.
Folder  3

Circulation - Mirror - Transportation Foreman (460) 1953

4 items: position descriptions, evaluations, etc., for position of Transportation Foreman.
Folder  4

Classified - Ad-Writer Mail (530R) 1945 - 1946

5 items: descriptions and questionnaires with handwritten notes related to the position of Ad Writer Mail in Classified.
Folder  5

Classified - Metropolitan Sales Manager (8087) 1952 - 1958

7 items: position description and evaluation, including handwritten notes, related to the position of Metropolitan Sales Manager.
Folder  6

Classified - Telephone Sales Supervisor, Suburban (8049) 1977 - 1979

7 items: position descriptions and evaluation for the position of Telephone Sale Supervisor (Suburban).
Folder  7

Classified - Classified Ad Service Supervisor (8032) 1966 - 1968

9 items: position description, evaluation, handwritten notes, etc., related to the position of Classified Ad. Service Supervisor.
Folder  8

Display Advertising - Senior Education Bureau Clerk (4143) 1957

2 items: job description and questionnaire ; employee questionnaire for job evaluation, position of Senior Education Bureau Clerk.
Folder  9

Display Advertising - Service Desk Salesman (643) 1947 - 1957

Approx. 8 items: descriptions, questionnaires and handwritten notes related to the position of Service Desk Salesman.
Folder  10

Display Advertising - Magazine Service Clerk (4131) 1945 - 1955

7 items: job descriptions and questionnaires related to the position of Magazine Service Clerk.
Folder  11

Display Advertising - Magazine Supervisor (8153) 1954 - 1972

7 items: descriptions and questionnaires related to the position of Magazine Supervisor, Display.
Folder  12

Display Advertising - Director, Home Economics (383) 1946 - 1947

Approx. 10 items: position description and evaluation, etc., for the position of Director, Home Economics.
Folder  13

Display Advertising - Feature Publications Manager (382) 1960

3 items: position description and management description outlines for the position of Feature Publications Manager.
Folder  14

Display Advertising - Market Research Manager (380R) 1946 - 1952

5 items:supervisory position description, evaluation and questionnaire for the position of Market Research Manager.
Folder  15

Display Advertising - General Advertising Manager (316) 1946

5 items: position description and evaluation, including handwritten notes, related to the position of General Advertising Manager.
Folder  16

Display Advertising - Sales Development Manager (8186) 1971 - 1972

3 items: description and evaluation related to the position of Sales Development Manager.
Folder  17

Display Advertising - Assistant Manager, National Classified (8146) 1946 - 1961

5 items: descriptions and evaluations related to the position of Assistant Manager, National Classified.
Folder  18

Display Advertising - Assistant National Advertising Manager (384) 1947

4 items: position description and evaluation, etc., for the position of Assistant National Advertising Manager, Display.
Folder  19

Display Advertising - Copy Writer (4152) 1948 - 1952

6 items: descriptions, questionnaires and handwritten notes related to the position of Copy writer (4152).
Folder  20

Display Advertising - Senior Commercial Artist (610) 1951

3 items: description and questionnaires related to the position of Senior Commercial Artist.
Folder  21

Display Advertising - Art Director (353) 1946

3 items: supervisory position descriptions and evaluations for the position of Art Director, Display Advertising.
Folder  22

Editorial - Editorial Library Supervisor (7044) 1947 - 1980

Approx. 20 items: 11-pp. position description and evaluation (1947) ; reports, memos and other material related to the position and duties of the Editorial Library Supervisor ; in the 1979 - 1980 time frame material related to increases in salary for library positions.
Folder  23

Editorial - Mirror - Head Librarian (445) 1952

2 items:Preliminary questionnaire ; Position Description and Evaluation for position of Head Librarian.
Box  162

Employee Relations - Position Descriptions

Folder  1

Editorial - Editorial Services Administrator (7031) 1985

6 items: various position description forms ; Job Evaluation Approval form ; Factor Analysis and Evaluation form.
Folder  2

Editorial - Women's Service Bureau Supervisor (386) 1947

2 items: two stapled packets headed "Position Description and Evaluation."
Folder  3

Editorial - Automobile Writer (7152) 1964

3 items: position descriptions and evaluation, job description outline.
Folder  4

Editorial - Political Writer (7180) 1964

4 items: position description and job description outline, etc., for position of Political Writer.
Folder  5

Editorial - County Bureau Chief (7151) 1964

3 items: position description ; position description and evaluation ; job description outline.
Folder  6

Editorial - Chief Editorial Writer (7790) 1964 - 1976

6 items: memos, position descriptions and evaluations, job description outline.
Folder  7

Editorial - Local Editor, Suburban (7930) 1964

4 items: position descriptions ; position evaluations ; etc.
Folder  8

Editorial - Executive News Editor (7271) 1963 - 1974

5 items: position descriptions and evaluation ; other materials.
Folder  9

Editorial - Final Edition News Editor (7266) 1965

4 items: position descriptions and evaluation, job description outline for the position of Final Edition News Editor.
Folder  10

Editorial - Financial News Editor (7166) 1964

3 items: position description ; position description and evaluation ; job description outline.
Folder  11

Editorial - Financial News & Makeup Editor (7860) 1966 - 1974

2 items: "Request for job evaluation approval" form, 4/12/1966 ; cover sheet.
Folder  12

Editorial - Foreign News Editor (7264) 1964 - 1965

6 items: position descriptions and evaluations, job description outline, etc., for position of Foreign News Editor.
Folder  13

Editorial - Home Magazine Editor (7670) 1964

3 items: 5-pp. position description ; 11-pp. position description and evaluation ; 5-pp. Job description outline.
Folder  14

Editorial - Makeup Editor (7220) 1964 - 1974

4 items: outlines, descriptions and evaluations of the position of Makeup Editor.
Folder  15

Editorial - Metropolitan News Editor (7262) 1964 - 1965

5 items: position description ; position description and evaluation ; job description outline, etc.
Folder  16

Editorial - National News Editor (7263) 1965

3 items: "Request for job evaluation approval" ; "Position Description" ; 11-pp. "Position Description and Evaluation."
Folder  17

Editorial - Opinion/Perspective Editor (7269) 1964

3 items: position description and evaluation, job description outline, etc., for Opinion Editor.
Folder  18

Editorial - Section News & Makeup Editor (7540) 1964 - 1966

Approx. 10 items: forms, lists, descriptions and evaluations related to the position of Section News and Makeup Editor.
Folder  19

Editorial - Special Sections Editor (7634) 1964 - 1969

Approx. 10 items: position descriptions ; job description outline ; correspondence ; memos related to the position of Special Sections Editor.
Folder  20

Editorial - Sports Editor (7174) 1963 - 1964

3 items: position descriptions ; job description outline for position of Sports Editor.
Folder  21

Editorial - Women's/Family Section Editor (7560) 1963 - 1964

5 items: position descriptions, evaluations, etc., for Women's Editor.
Folder  22

Employee Relations - Assistant Personnel Director (399) 1947

20+ pp. packet headed "The Times-Mirror Company Supervisory and Staff Position Description - Assistant Personnel Director."
Box  163

Employee Relations - Position Descriptions

Folder  1

Information Systems - Composition Computer Programmer (552) 1962 - 1963

4 items: all related to evaluation process for job title Composition Computer Programmer.
Folder  2

Information Systems - Data Entry Supervisor (8514) 1956 - 1984

Approx. 12 items: forms and various descriptions related to the position of Data Entry Supervisor.
Folder  3

Information Systems - Computer Center Supervisor (8553/435) 1961 - 1962

2 items: memo, 7/18/1962, to Robert Flannes on subject "Supervisory and Staff Job Evaluation for Computer Center Supervisor(Arthur Bracking) ; stapled packet, 20+ pp., on Computer Center Supervisor, Accounting Dept.
Folder  4

Information Systems - Systems Operation Manager (8560) 1971 - 1976

Approx. 12 items: documents, memos and forms related to description and evaluation of the Systems Operation Manager position.
Folder  5

Information Systems - Telecommunications Manager (8561) 1973 - 1985

Approx. 12 items: forms and various descriptions related to the position of Telecommunications Manager.
Folder  6

Management Services - Management Services Manager (5056) 1963 - 1980

Approx. 15 items: description, forms and other information related to position of Management Services Manager.
Folder  7

Personnel - Porter (645) 1948

1 item: 11-pp. job description and questionnaire.
Folder  8

Personnel - Yard Man (646) 1947

2 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire.
Folder  9

Personnel - Supplyman (648) 1947

2 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire.
Folder  10

Personnel - Busboy (649) 1947

2 items: single sheet "normal job description" ; 11-pp. "job description and questionnaire."
Folder  11

Personnel - Counter Girl (651) 1947

2 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire.
Folder  12

Personnel - Cashier & Checker (652) 1947

2 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire.
Folder  13

Personnel - Assistant Soda Dispenser (653) 1947

2 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire.
Folder  14

Personnel - Soda Dispenser (654) 1947

2 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire.
Folder  15

Personnel - Head Checker (656) 1947

2 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire.
Folder  16

Personnel - Pot Washer (647) 1947

2 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire.
Folder  17

Personnel - Dish Washer (650) 1947

2 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire.
Folder  18

Personnel - Pantryman and Saladmaker (655) 1947

2 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire.
Folder  19

Personnel - Second Cook (657) 1947

2 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire.
Folder  20

Personnel - Cook's helper (679) 1954

3 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire ; 3-pp. employee questionnaire.
Folder  21

Personnel - Chef (404) 1947 - 1948

3 items: single sheet "position description" ; 11-pp. "position description and evaluation" (handwritten rough draft) ; typed version of previous "rough" draft.
Folder  22

Personnel - Cafeteria Manager (407) 1948

3 items: single sheet "position description" ; 11-pp. "position description and evaluation" (handwritten rough draft) ; typed version of previous "rough" draft.
Folder  23

Production - Composing - Photocomposition Helper (2110) 1961 - 1972

9 items: descriptions, forms and other information related to the position of Photocomposition Helper.
Folder  24

Production - Composing - Tape Handler (2105) 1969 - 1972

3 items: 1-pp. "Job Evaluation Approval" ; 2 copies, "Job Description" (tape handler) 11/8/1972 ; 1-pp. "Title: Tape Handler."
Folder  25

Production - Composing - Type Supplier (125) 1951 - 1971

5 items: three "Job Description and Questionnaire" packets from 5/1951 ; 1-pp. "Normal Job Description" ; memo typed on notepaper - "0129 Type Supplier Leadman - new position, effective 4/25/1971.
Folder  26

Production - Composing - Linotype Operator "B" (0151) 1945

2 items: 2-pp. "Normal Job Description" ; 8-pp. "Job description questionnaire."
Folder  27

Production - Composing - Casting Machine Operator (0156) 1945 - 1973

3 items: 8-pp. "Job Description and Questionnaire," 1/29/1945 ; single-sheet "Normal Job Description" ; single-sheet, "Copy Cutter...Scale in ascent-in-pay for Copy Cutter," 8/5/1973.
Folder  28

Production - Composing - Layout Man (642) 1945 - 1960

Approx. 10 items: multi-page "Typographer & Layout - Detailed Description," 11-pp. stapled packet, 10/21/1960, "Job Description and Factor Evaluation" ; related materials.
Folder  29

Production - Composing - Composition Computer Operator (030) 1962 - 1963

3 items: stapled 11-pp. packet, "Technical and office job description and factor evaluation" ; single-sheet "Job description" ; multi-sheet "Job Description - Composition Computer Operator."
Folder  30

Production - Composing - Composition Computer Co-ordinator (325) 1962

2 items: one is an 11-pp. stapled packet of info, "Position Description and Evaluation for "Computer Composition Foreman ; 2-pp. "Management Description."
Folder  31

Production - Composing - Copyholder (527) 1951

2 items: single-sheet, "Normal Job Description," 5/10/1951 ; 11-pp. "Job Description and Questionnaire," 5/10/1951.
Folder  32

Production - Composing - Proofer (098) 1951

1 item: stapled 8-pp. packet, job description, questionnaire, hazards, etc., for Proofer position.
Box  164

Employee Relations - Position Descriptions

Folder  1

Production - Composing - Assistant Foreman, Linotype (5124) 1958

3 items: approx. 15-pp. clipped packet titled "...Staff Position Description and Evaluation," 6/24/1958 ; 1-pp. "Staff Position Description," 8/1958 ; memo, 10/8/1958, "Supervisory Committee Evaluations."
Folder  2

Production - Composing - Linotype foreman (5144) 1951 - 1956

5 items: "Position Description," 8/1951 ; 3-pp. "Supervisory Position Evaluation," 8/14/1951 ; "Position Description & Evaluation," 8/22/1951 ; memo, 4/18/1952, "Supervisory Committee Evaluations" ; "...Position Evaluation - Preliminary Questionnaire," 5/28/1956.
Folder  3

Production - Composing - Assistant Foreman, Assembly (5123) 1965 - 1970

4 items: multi-page "Position Description and Evaluation" ; single-sheet "Request for job evaluation approval" ; 5-pp. "Job description outline" ; multi-page "Job evaluation approval."
Folder  4

Production - Composing - Proof Room Foreman (5146) 1946 - 1975

7 items: various memos, reports, charts and other material related to the position of Proof Room Foreman.
Folder  5

Production - Engraving - Film Printer & Stripper (0251) 1945 - 1971

4 items: job description forms, questionnaires, related materials on Film Printer and Stripper position.
Folder  6

Production - Engraving - Engraving Photographer (0254) 1945 - 1972

5 items: various job description forms and questionnaires for position of Cameraman, Commercial Reproduction, etc.
Folder  7

Production - Engraving - Finisher & Proofer (0258) 1945 - 1972

6 items: various job description forms and questionnaires for position of Finisher & Proofer.
Folder  8

Production - Engraving - Zinc Etcher (0252) 1945 - 1972

4 items: various job description materials related to the Zinc Etcher position.
Folder  9

Production - Platemaking - Platemaker "A" (0355) 1976 - 1977

7 items: memos, job descriptions and evaluation forms for position Platemaker A.
Folder  10

Production - Stereotype - Stereotyper, job work (0451) 1944 - 1963

5 items: various job description forms and questionnaires for position of Stereotyper (job work).
Folder  11

Production - Stereotype - Stereotyper (0450) 1944 - 1963

6 items: forms, job descriptions, questionnaires related to the position of Stereotyper.
Folder  12

Production - Stereotype - Nickel Man (0462) 1963

6 items: charts, job descriptions and questionnaires related to the position of Nickel Man.
Folder  13

Production - Stereotype - Pressure Molding Specialist (0463) 1963

3 items: 8-pp. stapled packet, "Shop and Service Job Description and Factor Evaluator" (Pressure Molding Specialist), 8/15/1963 ; 2-part "Normal Job Description," 9/13/1963.
Folder  14

Production - Stereotype - Color Assistants (0474/0464) 1945, 1963

8 items: forms, charts, job descriptions and questionnaires related to the position of Color Assistants in Stereotyping.
Folder  15

Production - Stereotype - Re-metal Man (088) 1951

1 stapled packet, with "Job Description and Questionnaire," for position of Re-metal Man, dated 5/15/1951.
Folder  16

Production - Stereotype - Job Leadman (087) 1951

1 stapled packet including description and questionnaire related to position of Job Leadman.
Folder  17

Production - Stereotype - Assistant Foreman (329) 1946 - 1973

Approx. 9 items: descriptions, evaluation, questionnaire, etc. on the position of Assistant Foreman, Stereotype.
Folder  18

Production - Pressroom - General Cylinder Pressman (051) 1945

1 stapled packet, 3/12/1945, various job descriptions, questionnaires and other material related to the position of General Cylinder Pressman.
Folder  19

Production - Pressroom - Color Foreman (5530) 1946 - 1951

Approx. 8 items: evaluation forms, description, questionnaires and handwritten notes related to the position of Color Foreman.
Folder  20

Production - Mailroom - Stuffing Machine Leadman (107) 1954

1 stapled packet, "Job Description and Questionnaire," 12/8/1954, for the position of Stuffing Machine Leadman.
Folder  21

Production - Mailroom - Mailroom Foreman (5630) 1946 - 1953

Approx. 10 items: forms, descriptions, evaluations, questionnaires related to the position of Mailroom Foreman.
Folder  22

Promotion & Public Relations - Display Promotion Manager (8854) 1953 - 1972

Approx. 10 items: memos, position descriptions, evaluations and other material related to the position of Display Promotion Manager.
Folder  23

Promotion & Public Relations - Classified Promotion Manager (8862) 1955 - 1959

8 items: memos, position descriptions, evaluations and other material related to the position of Classified Promotion Supervisor.
Folder  24

Promotion & Public Relations - Display Promotion Supervisor (8843) 1978

4 items: position descriptions, evaluations and other material related to the position of Display Promotion Supervisor.
Folder  25

Promotion & Public Relations - Classified Promotion Supervisor (8844) 1978

5 items: position descriptions, evaluations and other material related to the position of Classified Promotion Supervisor.
Folder  26

Promotion & Public Relations - Executive Director of Los Angeles Times Fund (8880) 1964 - 1969

Approx. 10 items: memos, position descriptions, evaluations and other material related to the position of Executive Director of L.A. Times Fund.
Folder  27

Promotion & Public Relations - Public Relations Coordinator (628) 1945

2 items: stapled 11-pp. packet with job description forms, questionnaires, other material related to position of Public Relations Coordinator ; "Normal Job Description."
Folder  28

Promotion & Public Relations - Assistant Director, Public Relations (427) 1951 - 1955

6 items: memos (one with notation on it), forms, position descriptions and two handwritten notes related to the position of Assistant Director, Public Relations.
Folder  29

Purchasing - Buyer (662R) 1949

4 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire ; employee questionnaire, etc.
Folder  30

Purchasing - Multigraph - Assistant Supervisor (422) 1952

3 items: single sheet position description ; 11-pp. position description and evaluation ; 3-pp. preliminary questionnaire.
Box  165

Employee Relations - Position Descriptions & Publications

Folder  1

Miscellaneous - Messenger (821) 1945 - 1952

Approx. 10 items: completed job description and questionnaire forms.
Folder  2

Miscellaneous - Stenographer (3018) 1945 - 1957

Approx. 12 items: position descriptions, questionnaires, handwritten notes, etc., related to position of Stenographer.
Folder  3

Miscellaneous - Confidential Secretary (3078) 1955 - 1974

Approx. 10 items: memos, position descriptions, questionnaires, handwritten notes, etc., related to position of Confidential Secretary.
Folder  4

Miscellaneous - Investment - Custodian (503) 1946

3 items: single sheet job description ; 11-pp. job description & questionnaire ; 3-pp. employee questionnaire.
Folder  5

Miscellaneous - PBX - Operators (531 & 531R) 1945 - 1959

Approx. 20 items: position descriptions, evaluations, questionnaires and handwritten notes related to the Employee Compensation Job Evaluation.
Folder  6

Miscellaneous - PBX - Supervisor (473) 1954

3 items: 1-pp. normal job description ; 11-pp. job description and questionnaire ; 3-pp. employee questionnaire.
Folder  7

Miscellaneous - Syndicate - Art Director (7943) 1954 - 1973

Approx. 20 items: memos, letters, position descriptions and evaluations, etc., related to the position of Syndicate Art Director.
Folder  8

Miscellaneous - Syndicate - Syndicate Sales Director (6965) 1969 - 1980

Approx. 12 items: position description ; various forms and materials related to the position of Syndicate Sales Director.
Folder  9

Miscellaneous - Syndicate - Chief Editor (6963) 1954 - 1973

Approx. 10 items: position description ; various forms and materials related to the position of Chief Editor - Syndicate.
 

Publications 1938-1992

Scope and Content Note

Five boxes of internally created or distributed publications, organized by type and generally dealing with company-wide benefits, policies, procedures, and compensation. Date range is 1938-1992.
Box  165

Employee Relations - Position Descriptions & Publications

Folder  10

Benefits - Employees' Group Insurance Plan circa 1940

2 items: tan booklet, Employees' Group Insurance Plan, note on cover - "Between 1940 and 1949" ; tan booklet, Employees' Group Insurance Plan, note on cover - "1940."
Folder  11

Benefits - Employees' Group Insurance Plan circa 1947

2 items: identical booklets, Employees' Group Insurance Plan, note on cover - "Prior to 1949."
Folder  12

Benefits - Employees' Group Insurance Plan circa 1949

2 items: identical booklets, Employees' Group Insurance Plan, note on cover - "1949."
Folder  13

Benefits - Employees' Group Insurance Plan 1953

one booklet, Employees' Group Insurance Plan, with note "about 1953" on cover.
Folder  14

Benefits - Employee's Group Insurance Plan 1956

3 items: two booklets, Employees' Group Insurance Plan, note on covers - "1956" ; Norman Chandler letter to "Fellow Employees," dated 7/10/1956 and related to the group insurance booklet.
Folder  15

Benefits - Employees' Group Insurance Plan 1958

2 items: two booklets, Employees' Group Insurance Plan, note on covers - "1958"
Folder  16

Benefits - Employees' Group Insurance Plan 1960

2 items: two booklets, Employees' Group Insurance Plan, note on covers - "1960."
Folder  17

Benefits - Supplement to Employees' Group Insurance Booklet 1963

2 items: "Supplement to Employees' Group Insurance Booklet" (1963).
Box  166

Employee Relations - Publications

Folder  1

Benefits - Group Insurance Plan for Employees 1965

2 items: two booklets, Group Insurance Plan for Employees, 1965.
Folder  2

Benefits - Group Insurance Plan for Times Mirror Dealers circa 1967

1 item: booklet, Group Insurance Plan - Times Mirror Dealers (1967).
Folder  3

Benefits - Group Insurance Plan for Los Angeles Times Employees 1972

One booklet: Group Insurance Plan for Employees, 1965.
Folder  4

Benefits - Group Insurance Plan for Los Angeles Times Dealers 1972

1 item: booklet, Group Insurance Plan - Los Angeles Times Dealers (1972).
Folder  5

Benefits - Group Insurance Plan for Employees 1973

2 booklets: Group Insurance Plan for Employees (1973)
Folder  6

Benefits - Group Insurance Plans, 1983. 1983

6 items: form letter from James D. Boswell to "Times Employee," related to the insurance program ; booklets for "Weekly Income Accident and Sickness Insurance Plan," "Comprehensive Medical Expense Insurance Plan," "Business Travel Accident Insurance Plan," "Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance Plan," and "Dental Insurance Plan."
Folder  7

Benefits - Employee Benefits Program 1984

Folio of materials related to insurance and other plans included in the LA Times Employee Benefits Program.
Folder  8

Benefits - Group Insurance Program 1987

1 item: 71-pp. staple-bound booklet, white cover, listing and describing a variety of insurance plans available to LAT employees.
Folder  9

Benefits - Long Term Disability Income Insurance Plan. circa 1990

1 item: 12-pp. booklet, Long Term Disability Income Insurance Plan (ca. 1990).
Folder  10

Benefits - Dental Insurance Program for Employees 1977

2 items: two booklets, Dental Insurance Program for Employees (1977).
Folder  11

Benefits - Comprehensive Income Protection Program 1965

1 item: green 13-pp. booklet, "Comprehensive Income Protection Program" (1965).
Folder  12

Benefits - Comprehensive Income Protection Program 1971

One booklet: "Comprehensive Income Protection Plan for Employees of The Los Angeles Times, 1971.
Folder  13

Benefits - Income Protection Program - Times Mirror 1975

1 item: booklet, 10-pp., Times Mirror Income Protection Program (1975)
Folder  14

Benefits - Income Protection Program - Los Angeles Times 1975

2 items: two booklets, Los Angeles Times Income Protection Program for Employees (1975)
Folder  15

Benefits - Executive Physical Examination Program 1964 - 1981

Booklets for "Executive Health Program" (1981) and Executive Physical Examination Program (1964).
Folder  16

Benefits - Sample Employee Benefits Programs Individual Summaries 1959 - 1968

8 items: booklets, TM Co. "Employee Benefit Program," for 1959, 1961, 1962, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967 and 1968.
Folder  17

Benefits - Profit-Sharing Plan & Trust 1945

4 items: two copies each of different printings of "Profit-sharing Plan and Trust (for employees of The Times-Mirror Co.), 12/1945.
Folder  18

Benefits - Profit-sharing Trust 1957

2 items: booklet, "The Times-Mirror Company - Profit-sharing Trust" (revised 12/19/1956, issued 1957).
Folder  19

Benefits - Profit-Sharing Trust 1962

2 items: booklet, "The Times-Mirror Company - Profit-sharing Trust" (revised 1961, issued 1962).
Folder  20

Benefits - Profit-sharing Trust 1964

2 items: booklet, "The Times-Mirror Company - Profit-sharing Trust" (1964).
Folder  21

Benefits - Profit-sharing Trust 1972

2 items: booklet, "The Times-Mirror Company - Profit-sharing Trust" (1972).
Folder  22

Benefits - Profit-sharing Trust 1978

1 item: brochure, TM Co. Profit-sharing Trust, Summary Plan Description, 1978.
Box  167

Employee Relations - Publications

Folder  1

Benefits - Retirement Plan for Employees 1938

2 items: duplicate booklets, "Retirement Plan for Employees," 1938.
Folder  2

Benefits - Retirement Plan 1940

2 items: duplicate booklets, "Retirement Plan for Employees" (1940).
Folder  3

Benefits - Retirement Plan 1941

2 items: duplicate booklets, "Retirement Plan for Employees."
Folder  4

Benefits - Retirement Plan 1943

1 item: booklet, "Retirement Plan for Employees," 1943.
Folder  5

Benefits - Retirement Plan 1945

1 item: booklet, "Retirement Plan for Employees" (1945).
Folder  6

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan 1949

1 item: booklet, "Retirement Income Plan for Employees" (1/1949).
Folder  7

Benefits - Retirement Plan - Publisher's Paper Co. circa 1951

1 item: booklet, "Retirement Plan for Employees of Publisher's Paper Co." (1951?).
Folder  8

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan 1952

1 item: booklet, "Retirement Income Plan for Employees - Times-Mirror Co." (1952).
Folder  9

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan 1953

1 item: booklet, "Retirement Income Plan for Employees - Times-Mirror Co." (1953).
Folder  10

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan 1956

2 items: booklet, "Retirement Income Plan for Employees - Times-Mirror Co." (1956).
Folder  11

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan 1959

2 items: duplicate booklets, "Retirement Income Plan for Employees" (1959).
Folder  12

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan 1960

2 items: booklet, "Retirement Income Plan for Employees - Times-Mirror Co." (1960).
Folder  13

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan 1963

1 item: booklet, "Retirement Income Plan for Employees - Times-Mirror Co." (1963).
Folder  14

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan 1964

1 item: booklet, "Retirement Income Plan for Employees - Times-Mirror Co." (1964).
Folder  15

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan 1970

1 item: booklet, "Retirement Income Plan for Employees - Times-Mirror Co." (1970).
Folder  16

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan 1971

3 items: booklets, two "Retirement Income Plan for Employees - Times-Mirror Co." (1970) and one "Comprehensive Income Protection Plan for Employees of The Los Angeles Times, 1971.
Folder  17

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan - Times Mirror 1973

1 item: booklet, "Retirement Income Plan - Times-Mirror Co.," 1973.
Folder  18

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan - Los Angeles Times 1973

2 item: booklets, "Retirement Income Plan for Employees - Los Angeles Times," 1973.
Folder  19

Benefits - Retirement Income Plan - Times Mirror 1978

1 item: booklet, Retirement Income Plan - Summary Plan Description, Times-Mirror Co., 1978.
Folder  20

Benefits - Retirement Income Plans 1982

2 items, booklets: TMC Retirement Income Plan (1982); TMC Retirement Income Plan for Employees of The Los Angeles Times (1982).
Folder  21

Benefits - Savings Plus Gazette 1992

2 items: single-sheet "Fund Performance Summary - Investment Fund Facts Sheet," 4/1992 ; original of Savings Plus Gazette, Quarterly Newsletter Premier Edition, June 1992.
Folder  22

Benefits - LA Times Federal Credit Union circa 1960 - 1969

1 item: "Your credit union," LAT Federal Credit Union" booklet (ca. 1960s).
Folder  23

Benefits - LA Times Federal Credit Union circa 1965 - 1975

2 items: LAT Federal Credit Union" booklet (late 1960s).
Folder  24

Handbooks - Personnel and Employee Relations Policies circa 1937

2 items: booklets, "Personnel and Employee Relations Policies of the Times-Mirror Company" (1937?).
Folder  25

Handbooks - Personnel and Employee Relations Policies circa 1943

2 items: booklets, "Personnel and Employee Relations Policies of the Times-Mirror Company" (1943?).
Folder  26

Handbooks - Safety Rules and Regulations circa 1950 - 1969

1 item: 31-pp. booklet, Safety Rules and Regulations (ca. 1940s & 1950s).
Folder  27

Handbooks - Personnel Handbook circa 1947

3 items: 25-pp. booklet, "Personnel Handbook - TM Co.
Folder  28

Handbooks - Personnel Handbook circa 1952

2 items: booklets, "TMC Personnel Handbooks" - 1952.
Folder  29

Handbooks - Personnel Handbook circa 1957

1 item: booklet, "Personnel Handbook - Times Mirror Company" (1957).
Folder  30

Handbooks - Personnel Handbook circa 1960

1 item: booklet, "Personnel Handbook - Times Mirror Company" (1960).
Folder  31

Handbooks - Personnel Handbook circa 1962

1 item: booklet, "Personnel Handbook - Times Mirror Company" (1962).
Folder  32

Handbooks - Personnel Handbook - Los Angeles Times circa 1967

2 items: booklet, "Personnel Handbook - Times Mirror Company" (1967).
Folder  33

Handbooks - Personnel Handbook - Los Angeles Times 1970

1 item: booklet, "Personnel Handbook - Times Mirror Company" (1970).
Folder  34

Handbooks - Employee Handbook - Times Mirror Communications 1971

1 item: TM Communications - Employee Handbook, 11/1971.
Folder  35

Handbooks - Personnel Handbook - Los Angeles Times 1972

1 item: booklet, "Personnel Handbook - Times Mirror Company" (1972).
Folder  36

Handbooks - Personnel Handbook - Los Angeles Times 1973

1 item: booklet, "Personnel Handbook - Times Mirror Company" (1973).
Folder  37

Handbooks - Personnel Handbook - Los Angeles Times 1976

1 item: booklet, "Personnel Handbook - Times Mirror Company" (1976).
Folder  38

Handbooks - Employee Handbook - Los Angeles Times 1986

2 items: "Los Angeles Times - Employee Handbook," 1986.
Box  168

Employee Relations - Publications

Folder  1

Handbooks - Employee Orientation Packet 1984

Approx. 25 items: a selection of pamphlets, booklets, forms, a 1983 Times Mirror Annual Report, and other items for new employees.
Folder  2

Handbooks - Correspondence Style Guide circa 1951

1 item: approx. 30 pp. featuring examples of LAT style for correspondence, also lists of proper terms of address, lists of technical and jargon terms used in various departments of the newspaper.
Folder  3

Handbooks - "Better Letters" circa 1956

Approx. 40-pp. of example letters, tips on punctuation, spelling, how to express numbers in writing, correct terms of address, etc.
Folder  4

Handbooks - Times-Mirror Co. Supervisor's Handbook, 2nd Edition 1962

Times Mirror Co. Supervisor's Handbook, 3/21/1962, with forward by publisher Norman Chandler. Material includes information in ten tabbed sections, "Employment Practices," "Employee Effectiveness," "Hours and Compensation," etc.
Folder  5

Handbooks - Times-Mirror Co. Supervisor's Handbook, 2nd Edition 1962 - 1975

Materials headed "Times-Mirror Company Supervisor's Handbook, 2nd Edition, 3/21/1962. Tab-indexed.
Folder  6

Handbooks - Times-Mirror Co. Supervisor's Handbook, 2nd Edition 1962 - 1972

In folder: revisions to the 1962 Supervisor's Handbook issued from 1962 up to 1972.
Box  169

Employee Relations - Publications

Folder  1

Handbooks - Times-Mirror Co. Supervisor's Handbook, 2nd Edition 1962 - 1976

10 tab indexed sections with titles such as "Employment Practices," "Hours and Compensation."
Folder  2

Handbooks - Times-Mirror Co. Supervisor's Handbook, 2nd Edition 1962 - 1980

Materials headed "Times-Mirror Company Supervisor's Handbook, 2nd Edition, 3/21/1962. Tab-indexed. Plus revisions.
Folder  3

Handbooks - Times-Mirror Co. Supervisor's Handbook Revisions 1964 - 1977

Approx. 60-pp. of revision material for the Supervisor's Handbook.
Folder  4

Handbooks - Times-Mirror Co. Supervisor's Handbook Revisions 1967 - 1980

Approx. 25 items: bulletins, memos, announcements, training information and management information, plus periodic revisions of handbooks and manuals.
Folder  5

Handbooks - Times-Mirror Co. Supervisor's Handbook 1980

Tabbed materials, with foreword by Tom Johnson.
Folder  6

Miscellaneous - Times Mirror Suggestion Plan circa 1950 - 1969

3 items: two copies of brochure "Times-Mirror Suggestion Plan" (ca. 1950s), "Getting ahead with ideas," Times Mirror Suggestion Plan (ca. 1960s).
Folder  7

Miscellaneous - Various Publications circa 1950 - 1984

4 items: booklet, Work Simplification - a way of operating better, 1957 ; pamphlet, Los Angeles Times Educational Programs, Fall 1984 ; 14-pp. booklets, "Your rate of pay," probably from 1950s.
 

Corporate Bulletins 1952-1991

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence from executives and other administrators to the management and employees of Times Mirror and the Los Angeles Times. Date range is 1952-1991.
Box  170

Employee Relations - Corporate Bulletins

Folder  1

Corporate Bulletins 1952 - 1959

Paul Bell invites all employees to annual Christmas Party, 12/22/1952 ; Norman Chandler expresses concern over "losses by death and illness, particularly heart attacks, in the last few months..." 9/25/1953. Norman Chandler memo on presentation of service pins at monthly luncheons, 6/14/1955 (attached is example of letter to be used to invite staffers) ; Norman Chandler memo on leadership and attached sheet with essay titled "Leadership," 7/1/1955 ; memo from Raymond Tanner, LAT Credit Union Treasurer, on changes to credit union bylaws, 12/13/1955. 1-pp. Philip Chandler memo on salaries and pay rates, 4/3/1956 ; 2-pp. Norman Chandler memo on Times-Mirror stock sales rumors, 4/11/1956. brief Norman Chandler memo on changes in management in the Editorial Department involving L.D. Hotchkiss and Nick B. Williams, 8/8/1957. Overtime pay, 2/21/1958 ; the group insurance plan, 3/21/1958 ; unemployment compensation benefits, 3/21/1958 ; wage and salary review, 4/15/1958 ; the retirement age of 65, 6/18/1958 ; related forms. pay in lieu of notice in case of dismissal, 1/7/1959 ; maternity leave policy, 1/21/1959 ; retirement plan, 1/26/1959 ; new vacation voucher and procedure, 4/28/1959 ; holidays for non-craft departments, 5/7/1959 ; tuition refund plan, 8/3/1959 ; the California Fair Employment Practice Act, 10/2/1959 ; retaining back copies of The Times in the mail room, 12/3/1959 ; sick pay, sick days, 12/23/1959 ; related forms.
Folder  2

Corporate Bulletins 1960 - 1964

1960 vacation announcement, 1/26/1960 ; 2-pp. Norman Chandler memo on increased benefits, 2/18/1960 ; positions approved for four vice-presidents for TM Company Corporate Staff, 7/7/1960 ; renaming The Mirror-News as The Los Angeles Mirror, 7/29/1960 ; issues raised by "public appearances and outside writing, radio and television assignments undertaken by various members of our newspaper staffs," 8/5/1960 ; 2-pp. memo on the subject of dismissals, 10/25/1960 ; memo with 5-pp. attachment on California Fair Employment Practice Act, 11/21/1960 ; related forms. Dedication of new auditorium at TM Square ; "Mirror subscribers to receive Sunday Times as part of their Mirror subscription" ; approval of the appointments of Otis Chandler and Robert M. Allen as Corporate Vice Presidents (OC assuming overall responsibility for the newspaper division) ; general pay rate increase ; new employee orientation ; employees with recurring credit problems - garnishments ; antitrust laws ; initial employment applications. Appointments and promotions ; attempts to unionize LAT ; TM stock option plan ; shareholders meeting ; employee tickets to Rams-Redskins game ; use of the Harry Chandler Auditorium ; "rotation assignments" ; computer composition program ; improved retirement benefits and profit sharing ; "Everywoman's Family Circle - Fact Sheet" ; employee travel ; payroll vouchers ; bomb threats to TM Square. Robert D. Nelson memo to "Management Personnel" announcing change of name from "Stenographic Bureau" to "Secretarial Services," 6/1/1964 ; cover memo and 2-pp. news release on TM acquisition of The Sun Company of San Bernardino.
Folder  3

Corporate Bulletins 1965 - 1969

Cover letter to "All Times employees" from Otis Chandler plus booklet on "improved group insurance plan," 2/12/1965 ; letter to "Times employees and their families" from Otis Chandler on $1 million TM contribution to the profit sharing plan, 12/28/1965. Otis Chandler memo, 1/7/1966, on new secretarial assignments within his office ; 4-pp. stapled packet on Company rate increases plus a one-page chart comparing these rate increases with "cost of living" increases, 1960 - 1966, 5/1966 ; 5-pp. Management Conference Bulletin, 9/1966. Two memos stapled, one to Management, one to all Times employees, announcing "22nd consecutive Annual Company Rate Increase," 5/12/1967 ; memo from Robert Bills' Office to Blanche Saulsberry on Desk Bulletins for Suburban Offices ; bomb threats memo from Otis Chandler, 6/26/1967, stapled to 5-pp. Plant Security Manual. Otis Chandler cover memo and attached news story of 2/17/1968 on changes in the top tier of TM involving Norman Chandler, Albert Casey, Franklin Murphy and Otis Chandler ; Otis Chandler memo, 3/7/1968, on promotions and changes at LAT ; Otis Chandler memo, 5/15/1968, on the 23rd consecutive annual rate increase for LAT-TM Press employees (with chart). LAT Management Bulletin from Otis Chandler, 9/15/1969, on "the proposed merger of the Times Herald Printing Company of Dallas and Times Mirror ; Management Bulletin, 12/8/1969, from Robert D. Nelson on the promotion of James B. Grider to the position of General Manager of Times Mirror Press as of 1/1/1970.
Folder  4

Corporate Bulletins 1970 - 1975

Otis Chandler memo on annual rate increase, 5/20/1970 ; Chandler memo on Robert J. Donovan promotion, 7/27/1970 ; Robert Flannes memo on new security methods, 10/7/1970 ; 2-pp. memo from Flannes on "tighter plant security measures" ; Flannes memo on dress policy (strongly discouraging jeans at work).Red Cross Bloodmobile ; various credit union memos ; free tickets for Times Grand Prix ; promotions in Production ; Otis Chandler memo of 2/9/1971 (after major earthquake) reporting that the buildings in TM Square were inspected and found safe ; wage and salary issues ; Bulletin on appointment of William Thomas to be Executive Editor of LAT. 2-pp. Otis Chandler memo on Company (pay) Rate Increase, 5/16/1972 ; Robert Flannes memo about an LAT news story on a complaint filed against The Times with the Fair Employment Commission. Memos on recurring subjects such as Company Rate Increase, profit sharing info, newsprint costs, conserving electricity, the energy crisis, etc. ; stapled packet, approx. 20-pp., on affirmative action and equal employment opportunities. Many memos on recurring subjects - Company Rate Increase, reports on LAT's national ranking, parking issues, invitation to holiday reception or luncheon ; commuter computer service ; a new layout for the paper unveiled 12/1974. Memos on recurring subjects such as street sales, home delivery sales & service, LAT educational programs, service awards, holiday cards & invitations to holiday events, retirement dinner announcements, staff retirement parties, credit union announcements.
Folder  5

Corporate Bulletins 1976

Approx. 50 items: a collection of Management Bulletins and Employee Bulletins on recurring subjects such as sick day policy, payroll deductions, middle management promotions, holiday events, long term disability, flu shots, daylight savings reminders, blood bank program, personnel survey, annual rate increase, etc. ; memo on (upper) management promotion of James B. Grider to the position of VP of Production effective "around mid-year 1977."
Folder  6

Corporate Bulletins 1977

Approx. 60 items, mostly routine bulletins, some announcements of mid-level promotions. Notable items: bulletin, 5/16/1977, announcing the appointment of Tom Johnson to the newly-created post of President and Chief Operating Officer of The Times ;
Folder  7

Corporate Bulletins 1978

Approx. 50 items: a collection of routine bulletins and memos. Notable items: Robert Flannes bulletin, 7/19/1978, describing how Otis Chandler and a teammate did competing in the "Six Hours of Watkins Glen" road race. (not something every employee cared about but there you have it)
Folder  8

Corporate Bulletins 1979

Approx. 45 items: a collection of routine bulletins and memos. Notable items: William F. Thomas bulletin of 8/8/1979, announcing that "I.A. (Bud) Lewis has joined The Times as Times Poll Director (The Times Poll was created in 1978).
Folder  9

Corporate Bulletins 1980

Approx. 75 items: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices.
Folder  10

Corporate Bulletins 1981

Approx. 70 items: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Notable items: bulletin of 5/11/1981, naming James D. Boswell as Vice President of Employee Relations.
Box  171

Employee Relations - Corporate Bulletins

Folder  1

Corporate Bulletins 1982

Approx. 45 items, mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Notable items: bulletin of 12/22/1982, announcing the early retirement of James B. Grider, VP - Production, and the promotion of Charles J. Morrow to Director of Production, a newly created position.
Folder  2

Corporate Bulletins 1983

Approx. 60 items, mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Notable items: bulletin on 9/14/1983, three senior editors, John Foley, Dennis Britton and Noel Greenwood, were promoted to the level of deputy managing editor ; bulletin of 9/13/1983 announcing a new training and development program for minority journalists ; various preliminary announcements related to the Olympic Summer Games, to be held July-Aug. 1984 in Los Angeles.
Folder  3

Corporate Bulletins (1 of 2) 1984

Approx. 90 items, mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Notable items: 37-pp. "Olympic Arts Festival" booklet. Split into two folders.
Folder  4

Corporate Bulletins (2 of 2) 1984

Approx. 90 items, mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Notable items: 37-pp. "Olympic Arts Festival" booklet. Split into two folders.
Folder  5

Corporate Bulletins 1985

Approx. 80 items: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Notable items: bulletin, 3/7/1985, "Willard Colston, President, Los Angeles Times Syndicate, will be promoted to the new position of Chairman, Los Angeles Times Syndicate, effective May 1, 1985" ; bulletin, 1/18/1985, "Jack Miles has been named Book Editor of The Times, succeeding Art Seidenbaum, who takes over as Opinion Editor on January 28.
Folder  6

Corporate Bulletins 1986

Approx. 70 items: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Notable items: bulletin, bulletin, 12/18/1986, "the name of the Archives Department will be changed to The Los Angeles Times History Center," as of 1/5/1987.
Folder  7

Management Bulletins 1987

Approx. 70 items: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Notable items: bulletin of 11/13/1987 naming Richard T. Schlosberg III as President and Chief Operating Officer of LAT ; bulletin of 11/17/1987 stating "Construction of our new 1400-space employee parking garage is about to begin... Ground breaking is scheduled for Jan. 4, 1988 ; bulletin, 10/20/1987, announcing the death of Vance Stickell, the Exec. VP of Marketing, LAT employee for 39 years.
Box  172

Employee Relations - Corporate Bulletins

Folder  1

Employee Bulletins 1987

Approx. 75 items: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. No bulletins of particular note included here.
Folder  2

Management Bulletins 1988

Approx. 70 items: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Notable items: 3/9/1988, stapled packet, 1988 Employee Opinion Survey ;
Folder  3

Employee Bulletins 1988

Approx. 65 items: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Noteworthy items: 2- pocket folder (white), "Tax-Saver Accounts - Enrollment kit ; 3/11/1988, stapled packet, 1988 Employee Survey Results ; more material related to Employee Survey ; booklet,Spring 1988, "Professional Development Programs" ; booklet, Spring 1988, Management Skills for Supervisors & Managers - Create your own future."
Folder  4

Management Bulletins 1989

Approx. 80 items: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices ; bulletin, 8/18/1989, "Jeffrey S. Hall, vice president, marketing services, will be promoted to the new position of president of the San Fernando Valley Edition," effective 8/21/1989 ; bulletin, 10/3/1989, "Jeffrey S. Klein has been named to the new position of Assistant to the Publisher of The Times ; original of 36-pp. "Retiree Handbook," 8/1989 ; bulletin, 11/10/1989, "After 20 years on the Los Angeles Times editorial pages...Tony Day is taking on a new assignment....senior correspondent reporting about ideas and ideology...." (Day was succeeded as Editorial Page Editor by Thomas Plate, whose deputy would be Frank del Olmo.
Folder  5

Employee Bulletins 1989

Approx.80: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices ; 12-pp. booklet, "Protecting your health - with safe and efficient computer terminal use" ; brochure, Fall 1989, "Work Smarter - The 10 Commandments of Development."
Folder  6

Management Bulletins 1990

Approx. 55 items: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Noteworthy bulletins: bulletin, 6/6/1990, "...The Times is now the largest daily circulation metropolitan newspaper in the country" ; bulletin, 8/3/1990, "Times Mirror has agreed to buy a 50% interest in La Opinion...the nation's largest Spanish-language daily..." ; bulletin, 9/4/1990, "Dick Schlosberg, pres. and chief operating officer of The Times, has been named group vice president, newspapers of The Times Mirror Company...leaving The Times and taking on his new assignment at the end of the month."
Folder  7

Employee Bulletins 1990

Approx. 60 items: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Noteworthy bulletins: bulletin, 7/24/1990, "Tom Johnson has resigned as chairman of The Times and a vice chairman and director of Times Mirror to become the president and CEO of Cable News Network...effective August 1."
Box  173

Employee Relations - Corporate Bulletins

Folder  1

Management Bulletins 1991

Approx. 30 items: mostly routine bulletins on periodic or annual events, some mid-level promotion notices. Noteworthy bulletins: bulletin of 2/6/1991, "The Times is discontinuing its afternoon edition, the P.M. Final" (due to eroding readership) ; bulletin of 2/22/1991, "Jeff Hall is taking on a new assignment, effective March 4, as a special assistant to Dick Schlosberg, Times Mirror group vice president, newspapers" (Jeff Klein, previous assistant to the publisher, will now oversee all business operations related to the Valley and Ventura editions).
Folder  2

Employee Bulletins 1991

Approx. 50 items (with a wider variety of informational publications than other folders in this box) : from Jan. & Feb. several bulletins related to the Gulf War ; bulletins show the growing awareness of the AIDS crisis ; booklet, 2/1991, "Leave your car at home - employee transport program.
Folder  3

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - January 1989

Copies of TM Personnel Review, 1/1989. Copies of bulletin announcing new hire - Dorsey Lewis, Jr. Copies of bulletin announcing paycheck deductions related to social security and State disability tax. Copies of bulletin announcing Weight Watchers and family Education classes. Copies of bulletin announcing promotions of Lawrence Higby and Narda Zacchino.
Folder  4

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - February 1989

Copies of bulletin announcing LAT classes. Copies of TM Personnel Review, 2/1989. Copies of bulletin announcing retirement of John J. McCrory.
Folder  5

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - March 1989

Copies of Personnel Review, 3/1989. Copies of bulletin announcing promotions of John F. Martin and Ellen F. Pelizza, 3/1/1989. Copies of bulletin announcing availability of eyeglasses for VDT use. Copies of bulletin announcing federal legislation requiring employers to test benefits annually for employee eligibility. Copies of bulletin about the bankruptcy of the Maxicare Health Plan, in which many LAT employees were enrolled. Copies of bulletin about a Pat Tully, a scheduled speaker on the topic of adolescent chemical dependancy. Copies of bulletin on "Earthquake Preparedness Month (April 1989) and giving information on related videos and programs. Copies of bulletin on asbestos removal from the Times Mirror building.
Folder  6

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - April 1989

Copies of bulletin on Personnel Review, 4/1989. Copies of bulletin - obituary notice for Martha J. Rosenkrans. Copies of bulletin announcing promotions of Matthew J. Knight and Timothy S. Yamauchi. Copies of bulletin announcing two Wellness Committee programs in April 1989. Copies of bulletin announcing promotions of Michael I. Youchah and Gordon T. Tracey. Copies of bulletin announcing death of TM interior designer Jan Hornbeck, 4/19/1989. Copies of bulletin announcing scholarships for the children of TM employees. Copies of bulletin announcing the annual meeting for Times Mirror shareholders. Copies of bulletin announcing the availability of colorectal cancer screening kits for employees over 40 years of age. Copies of bulletin announcing an American Lung Assn. (anti) smoking clinic.
Folder  7

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - May 1989

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 5/1989. Copies of bulletin announcing a Red Cross blood drive at Times Mirror Square. Copies of bulletin announcing the TM 10th Annual Softball Game, 5/23/1989. Copies of bulletin announcing the addition of one more personal holiday for full-time employees.
Folder  8

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - June 1989

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 6/1989. Copies of bulletin, "Asbestos removal #2," 6/3/1989. Copies of bulletin on the promotion of Jean M. Stanley. Copies of bulletin on the promotion of O. Jean Williams. Copies of bulletin on the 6/12/1989 earthquakes, which includes an emergency preparedness survey. Copies of bulletin on the informational program to be presented by the Big Brothers and Big Sisters organizations. Copies of bulletin on new rules for the corporate garage. Copies of bulletin on DASH Bus Service changes, 6/26/1989. Copies of bulletin on a new law related to asbestos-containing construction materials. Copies of bulletin on retiree health care and life insurance.
Folder  9

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - July 1989

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 7/1989. Copies of bulletin on the celebration for the fifth anniversary of the Savings Plus Plan. Copies of bulletin - obituary notice for Richard G. Adams, 7/14/1989. Copies of bulletin - obituary notice for Irene F. Franklin, 7/19/1989. Copies of bulletin on LAT Health Quest's breast cancer screenings. Copies of bulletin on sign-up for 10-week Fitness Now classes. Copies of bulletin on new hire - casualty claims manager William Wiegand.
Folder  10

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - August 1989

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 8/1989. Copies of bulletin on a "voice or alarm communications" system then being installed around Times Mirror Square. Bulletin on a new (Oxnard) office address for Otis Chandler, ex-publisher of LAT. Copies of bulletin on upcoming asbestos removal work at Times Mirror building. Copies of bulletin on TM Square phone system changes Copies of bulletin on the death of Pat Bartley, former secretary to a TM executive. Copies of bulletin on the hiring of three new legal counsels in TM's law department - Vivian Rattay, William Barlow and Janette Payne. Copies of bulletin on the 44th Annual Rams Charity Game. Copies of bulletin on Accounting Dept. members who "have augmented their current responsibilities" - George R. Savage, T. Bernie Blegen and John F. Martin.
Folder  11

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - September 1989

Copies of bulletin on the 1991 Scholarship Program for daughters and sons of employees of TM or TM operating units. Copies of bulletin on free influenza immunizations for employees. Copies of bulletin on an upcoming Red Cross blood drive to be conducted in the LAT Employee Lounge. Copies of bulletin on promotion of T. Bernie Blegen to assistant director, financial planning and analysis. Copies of bulletin on yoga classes to be conducted at TM Square. Copies of bulletin on the TM baseball team schedule. Copies of bulletin on the 1989 Heart & Sole Classic, featuring both running and bicycling events. Copies of bulletin on the annual open enrollment period when employees may review and make changes to their medical, dental and tax-saver accounts.
Folder  12

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - October 1989

Copies of Personnel Review, 10/1989. Copies of bulletin on Jeffrey S. Klein being named to the new position of assistant to the publisher, LAT. Copies of bulletin on a breast health lecturer at TMS, and a breast cancer screening for female employees. Copies of bulletin on the 1990 health care and tax-saver open enrollment. Copies of bulletin on Rochelle W. Evans assuming the newly created position of director, human services, TM Broadcasting. Copies of bulletin on the minor damage to two TM subsidiaries, Matthew Bender & Co. and Zenger-Miller. Copies of bulletin on the open enrollment period for health care and tax-saver accounts. Copies of bulletin on the hiring of Mari R. Stanley as a staff counsel.
Box  174

Employee Relations - Corporate Bulletins & Reports

Folder  1

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - November 1989

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 11/1989. Copies of bulletin on the closure of the Herald Examiner, another long-lived L.A. newspaper. Copies of bulletin on employee donations to the Red Cross earthquake relief effort. Copies of bulletin on video display terminal training classes. Copies of bulletin on video display terminal training classes - the second notice.
Folder  2

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - December 1989

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 12/1989. Copies of bulletin on the Christmas food bank drive. Copies of bulletin on a Mental Health and Substance Abuse Benefits Program for TM. Copies of bulletin on company holidays for the upcoming year. Copies of bulletin on Health Quest classes, 12/11/1989. Copies of bulletin on TM Toys for Tots drive of December 1989, sponsored by the U.S. Marine Corps. Copies of bulletin on retirement of Bob Vircsik, TM manager of architectural services. Copies of bulletin on fitness classes offered at LAT in the 10th floor lounge. Copies of bulletin on transfer of Renee H. Miller to the corporate risk management staff. Copies of bulletin on an extension of the Toys for Tots drive. Copies of bulletin on LAT Employee Center placing on sale food coupons that can be offered to the homeless in lieu of money and which can be exchanged for meals at the Weingart Center in downtown L.A.
Folder  3

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - January 1991

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 1/1991. Copies of bulletin on upcoming paychecks being subject to the 1991 deduction rates, some of which had changed from 1990. Copies of bulletin on upcoming paychecks being subject to the 1991 deduction rates, some of which had changed from 1990, as the changes would apply to TM employes in New York, New Jersey and Washington, DC. Copies of bulletin on upcoming paychecks being subject to the 1991 deduction rates, some of which had changed from 1990. Copies of bulletin on TM holidays for the upcoming year. Copies of bulletin announcing "a television has been placed in the Green Room of the fifth floor to keep (employees) informed about Persian Gulf events." Copies of bulletin on the posting of wire service reports on the Persian Gulf (war) situation and also on increased security at TM Square. Copies of bulletin on promotion of Maxine Griggs to position of manager, corporate personnel. Copies of bulletin on promotions of William H. Barlow, Roger D. Oglesby, Rose H. Perez and Glen A. Smith to senior staff counsel.
Folder  4

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - February 1991

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 2/1991. Copies of bulletin on the TM Basic Group Benefit Program. Copies of bulletin on the LAT Health & Fitness Program. Copies of bulletin on LAT sponsorship of any full-time employee who enters the L.A. Marathon (1991). Copies of bulletin announcing TM matching gifts to cover contributions to the American Red Cross Gulf Crisis Fund. Copies of bulletin announcing a survey related to TM Mental Health and Substance Abuse Benefits Program (administered by Human Affairs International). Copies of bulletin announcing upcoming classes offered by LAT - exercise, "Weight Watchers" and another on substance abuse.
Folder  5

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - March 1991

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review - 3/1991. Copies of bulletin on promotions of Wanda G. Davis and Mark P. Schaff in the Corporate Audit department. Copies of bulletin on promotion of Janet Sturms in the risk management department. Copies of bulletin (Management Bulletin) on benefits and retirement issues. Copies of bulletin on the annual TM shareholders' meeting. Copies of bulletin on directions for corporate employees planning to attend the annual shareholders' meeting. Copies of bulletin on LAT programs for April 1991. Copies of bulletin - obituary notice for Norman E. Crow, Jr.
Folder  6

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - April 1991

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 4/1991. Copies of bulletin on TM Savings Plus Plan including a survey on preferred investment options for the future. Copies of bulletin on tightening security at TMS and checking of employee ID cards. Copies of bulletin on upcoming LAT Recycling and Conservation Fair. Copies of bulletin on TM scholarship winners for 1991. Copies of bulletin on Federal Express pick-ups at Times Mirror Square - times, locations, etc. Copies of bulletin on alternative methods of transportation and copies of a booklet, "Leave your car at home - Employee Transportation Program." Copies of bulletin on "Fiesta Broadway," a major street fair which involved extensive street closures in downtown L.A., and which posed challenges for LAT employees working that weekend. Copies of bulletin on classes and programs being offered to TM and LAT employees in the month of May 1991.
Folder  7

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - May 1991

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 5/1991. Copies of bulletin on LAT Federal Credit Union new car loans. Copies of bulletin on LAT programs for June 1991.
Folder  8

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - June 1991

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 6/1991. Copies of bulletin on LAT Cash Operations, 6/10/1991. Copies of bulletin on transfer of William R. Isinger from TM Eastern Corporate Office to LAT. Copies of bulletin - obituary notice for Richard C. Thomson. Copies of bulletin on the promotion of Gordon T. Tracey to manager of management engineering. Copies of bulletin on the new benefit to Times Mirror carpoolers (two or more in car) of free parking at Times Mirror Square. Copies of bulletin on the new injury and illness prevention program for TM.
Folder  9

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - July 1991

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 7/1991. Copies of bulletin on the updating of the TM Emergency Preparedness Plan using meetings and questionnaires. Copies of bulletin on classes offered by LAT in July 1991. Copies of bulletin on the promotion of Frank J. O'Brien to supervisor, corporate EDP audit, at a TM regional office in NJ. Copies of bulletin on LAT programs related to employee health. Copies of bulletin on an open house and tour to familiarize LAT employees with the automated systems at The Times and with the computer room. Date to be 7/31/1991. Copies of bulletin on employee briefings related to emergency preparedness. Copies of bulletin on the availability of child care at the State Office Building at 3rd and Spring Streets. Copies of bulletin on changes to the Savings Plus plan in which many TM and LAT employees were enrolled.
Folder  10

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - August 1991

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 8/1991. Copies of bulletin on an upgrade for the telephone system used by the employee benefits section of Employee Relations. Copies of bulletin on TM operating units offering their products at discounted prices to TM employees. Copies of bulletin on TM's conducting of a ride-sharing match list survey.
Folder  11

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - September 1991

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 9/1991. Copies of bulletin on LAT September programs - exercise, Weight Watchers, etc. Copies of bulletin on meetings scheduled to explain changes to the Savings Plus program. Copies of bulletin on applications for the Times Mirror Scholarship being available. Copies of bulletin on the availability of employee influenza immunizations at no cost. Copies of bulletin on the LAT History Center and the services it offered. Copies of bulletin on two appointments of senior executives in the corporate communications department - Martha H. Goldstein and Peter Lichtgarn. Copies of bulletin on restricted elevator service in the Times Mirror building to enhance security. Copies of bulletin on programs offered to employees in October 1991 - mammography screenings and an anti-drug abuse seminar.
Folder  12

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - October 1991

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 10/1991. Copies of bulletin on the open enrollment period for medical, dental, savings and long-term disability plans, and on changes to the plans. Copies of bulletin on the promotion of George A. Boltman to supervisor, corporate EDP audit, in the Western Regional Audit office. Copies of bulletin on programs and special offers for the months of October and November 1991. Copies of bulletin on the deadline date for making changes to employee Health Choice coverage or healthcare accounts. Copies of bulletin on the new "310" telephone area code for portions of L.A. County (mainly to the west and south of central Los Angeles.) Copies of bulletin on the revised Times Mirror jury duty policy.
Folder  13

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - November 1991

Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 11/1991. Copies of bulletin on employee security precautions. Copies of bulletin on LAT programs for Nov. and Dec. 1991, including exercise classes, a talk on stress and LAT sponsorship of runners in the L.A. Marathon. Copies of bulletin on the holiday season Toys for Tots drive and a food drive.
Folder  14

Times Mirror Corporate Bulletins - December 1991

Copies of bulletin with information on proposed Corporate business hours change and a survey to provide Human Resources with employee opinions on a change. Copies of bulletin on the Museum of Contemporary Art (and the Temporary Contemporary on Central Ave.) offering free admission on 12/3/1991 as part of its 5th anniversary celebration. Copies of bulletin on Times Mirror having available complimentary tickets to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Copies of bulletin on programs related to "the local culmination of the Bill of Rights Bicentennial Celebration," on 12/12/1991, at City Hall and the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion at the Music Center. Copies of bulletin - Personnel Review, 12/1991. Copies of bulletin and attached survey related to commuting patterns. The survey was created by the Air Quality Management District. Copies of bulletin with information on "Christmas Day paychecks." Copies of bulletin listing the 1992 company holidays and their dates, including New Year's Day, 1993.
 

Programs 1941-1944

Scope and Content Note

Materials created and/or distributed by the Los Angeles Times or Times Mirror Co. for training programs for managers, including "Leadership in Industry"-a publication for industrial foremen; leadership training; affirmative action awareness; the Management Training Program; and the Times Mirror Management Conference. Of note is the Circulation Roadman Training Program materials used by Otis Chandler and the Ben L. Wells leadership training and testing materials used by Norman Chandler. Date range is 1941-1944.
Box  174

Employee Relations - Corporate Bulletins & Reports

Folder  15

Circulation Roadman Training Program circa 1955

Times Mirror Company Supervisor's Handbook once used by Otis Chandler during his stint in the Mirror News - Circulation Roadman Training Program.
Folder  16

Leadership in Industry - No. 1 - 26 1953 - 1954

Issues 1 - 26 of of Leadership in Industry, a motivational series published by Robert Palmer Corp.
Folder  17

Leadership in Industry - No. 27 - 52 1953 - 1954

Issues 27 - 52 of of Leadership in Industry, a motivational series published by Robert Palmer Corp. ; six issues of Foreman's Letter (National Foreman's Institute), 1953 - 1954 ; Philip Chandler memo (12/2/1954) related to Leadership in Industry.
Box  175

Employee Relations - Programs

Folder  1

"Leadership" 1944 - 1945

Leadership program from Ben L. Wells & Company Sales and Leadership Training. Includes a variety of tests analyzing personality, temperament. This copy was Philip Chandler's.
Folder  2

Equal Opportunity Employment Programs 1987 - 1988

4 items: information packet (in blue pocket folder) "Managing Today's diverse workforce," Multipage document - "Statement of (LAT) Equal Employment Opportunity Policy and Affirmative Action..." ; various memos and bulletins.
Folder  3

Management Trainee Program Information Brochures circa 1950 - 1969

Two brochures promoting the Management Trainee Program with Times Mirror, a two-year training program for graduates of master's degree programs in business- or engineering-related fields.
Folder  4

Management Trainee Program Handbook 1959

Management Training Manual issued to Donald Bowman
Folder  5

Management Conference Account Record 1949 - 1959

1 item: bound ledger containing document named above, including record of fees, dues paid, etc. for the Foremen's Conference and the Management Conference. (binding removed)
Folder  6

Management Conference Constitutions 1964 - 1972

Approx. 10 items: various versions of Conference Constitutions and amendments, plus related correspondence.
Folder  7

Management Conference Officers 1941 - 1983

Approx. 15 items: article copy, Among Ourselves, "Foremen re-elect 'Hutch" ," 10/1941 ; lists of Management Conference Officers from 1969 thru 1983.
Folder  8

Management Conference Ballots 1983 - 1985

6 items: 3 copies, Management Conference Ballots, 1983 - 1984 ; 3 copies, Management Conference Ballots, 1985 - 1986.
Folder  9

Management Conference Speakers 1965 - 1983

Approx. 25 items: complete lists of Conference event speakers for specified years ; supplemental list of Conference event speakers who were "Times Mirror (or) Los Angeles Times executives", 1967 - 1977 ; supplemental list of Times Editorial Speakers" at the Conference, 1968 - 1981 ; supplemental list of "Management Conference Events featuring Otis Chandler, 1959 - 1983" (OC spoke 16 of those 25 years).
Folder  10

Management Conference Bulletins 1965

8 items: monthly Management Conference Bulletins for 1965 - April, May, June, July, August, September, October and Nov. / Dec. (combined).
Folder  11

Management Conference Bulletins 1966

9 items: monthly Management Conference Bulletins for 1966 - March, April, June, July, August, September, October, November and December.
Folder  12

Management Conference Bulletins 1967

7 items: six issues of Management Conference Bulletin for 1967 - January through June, plus two stapled originals of invitation to the 1967 Management Conference Installation Banquet for the evening of 6/20/1967.
Folder  13

Management Conference Bulletins 1968

Approx. 10 items: Management Conference Bulletins for January, April, June, September, October, and November of 1968 ; invitations to two of the monthly meetings ; two original 29-pp. booklets containing speech transcripts for the meeting of May 21, 1968 - one ring bound, one fixed with brads.
Box  176

Employee Relations - Programs

Folder  1

Management Conference Bulletins 1969

Approx. 10 items: seven monthly issues of this bulletin for 1969 - February, March, May, June, September, October and November ; various invitations and announcements related to Management Conference activities.
Folder  2

Management Conference Bulletins 1970

9 items: invitation to Management Conference dinner and speech by Otis Chandler, 9/9/1970, Los Angeles Hilton ; 8 issues of Management Conference Bulletin for 1970, January through June, plus September, October and November.
Folder  3

Management Conference Bulletins 1971

Approx. 10 items: invitation to the Management Conference dinner and a speech by Robert D. Nelson, VP, Times Mirror on 6/15/1971 ; 9 issues of Bulletin - January, February, March, May, June, August, September, October and November 1971.
Folder  4

Management Conference Bulletins 1972

Approx. 18 items: several invitation notices for Conference dinner programs, including those featuring speeches by Otis Chandler (9/19/1972), Albert V. Casey (11/17/1972), William Thomas and Jack Smith (2/15/1972) ; 8 Bulletins for the months of January through June, August and November 1972 ; packet including ballot for election of officers and exec. committee, 5/31/1972 ; 2-pp. "Proposed constitutional and general practice changes" for the Conference's bylaws ; miscellaneous announcements.
Folder  5

Management Conference Bulletins 1973

Approx. 10 items: several invitation / reservation cards for Conference dinners during 1973 ; Bulletins for months January, March, April and June 1973 ; packet of info for a 3/15/1973 Conference meeting on "Narcotics Awareness" presented by a representative of the LA Police Dept.'s Narcotics Division.
Folder  6

Management Conference Bulletins 1974

Approx. 15 items: various announcements and invitations related to Conference activities ; Conference Bulletins for March, May, June, September and November of 1974 ; one Bulletin with no month identified (half of first page torn off).
Folder  7

Management Conference Bulletins 1975

Approx. 12 items: various memos, invitations and announcements of activities of the Conference for 1975 ; Management Conference Bulletins for January, March, April, June, September and November of 1975.
Folder  8

Management Conference Bulletins 1976

Approx. 15 items: memos and invitations related to the 1976 Management Conferences, plus copies of the Bulletins of March, May, June, September and November 1976.
Folder  9

Management Conference Bulletins 1977

Approx. 12 items: memos and invitations related to the 1977 Management Conferences, plus copies of the Bulletins of January, March, May, October and November 1977.
Box  177

Employee Relations - Programs

Folder  1

Management Conference Bulletins 1978

Approx. 20 items: flyers, memos, invitations related to Management Conference for 1978, also monthly Bulletins for January, March, May, June, September and November.
Folder  2

Management Conference Bulletins 1979

Approx. 15 items: flyers, memos, invitations related to Management Conference for 1979, also monthly Bulletins for January, March, May, June, September and November.
Folder  3

Management Conference Bulletins 1980

Approx. 18 items: flyers, memos, invitations related to Management Conference for 1980, plus monthly Bulletins for January, March, May, June, September and November.
Folder  4

Management Conference Bulletins 1981

Approx. 12 items: flyers, memos, invitations related to Management Conference for 1981, plus monthly Bulletins for January, March, May, June, September and November.
Folder  5

Management Conference Bulletins 1982

Approx. 15 items: flyers, memos, invitations related to Management Conference for 1982, plus monthly Bulletins for January, March, May, June, September and November.
Folder  6

Management Conference Bulletins 1983

Approx. 30 items: flyers, memos, invitations related to Management Conference for 1983, plus monthly Bulletins for January, March, May, June, September and November.
Folder  7

Management Conference Bulletins 1984

Approx. 20 items: flyers, memos, invitations related to Management Conference for 1984, plus monthly Bulletins for January, March, May, June, September and November.
Box  178

Employee Relations - Programs And Reports

Folder  1

Management Conference Bulletins 1985

Approx. 15 items: flyers, memos, invitations related to Management Conference for 1985, plus monthly Bulletins for January, March, May, June, September and November.
Folder  2

Management Conference Bulletins 1986

Approx. 20 items: flyers, memos, invitations related to Management Conference for 1986, plus monthly Bulletins for January, March, May, June, September and November.
Folder  3

Management Conference Bulletins 1987

Approx. 15 items: flyers, memos, invitations related to Management Conference for 1987, plus monthly Bulletins for January, March, May, June, September and November.
Folder  4

Management Conference Bulletins 1988

Approx. 15 items: flyers, memos, invitations related to Management Conference for 1988, plus monthly Bulletins for January, May, June, September and November.
Folder  5

Management Conference Bulletins 1989

Approx. 15 items: flyers, memos, invitations related to Management Conference for 1989, plus monthly Bulletins for January, March, May, September and November.
Folder  6

Management Conference Bulletins 1990

6 items: flyers announcing the Management Conference programs and speakers for January, March, May, June, September and November ; Management Bulletins, one each for September and November.
Folder  7

Management Conference Bulletins 1991

8 items: Management Conference Bulletins for September and November 1991 ; several flyers announcing Conference events during 1991.
Folder  8

Management Conference Bulletins 1992

7 items: flyer announcing Management Conference for 2/19/1992 (speaker David Laventhol) ; draft, with marginal notes, of Laventhol's speech for the event ; Management Bulletins for February, April, June, October and December
Folder  9

Management Conference Bulletins 1993

7 items: flyers announcing conferences for 1993 ; Management Conference Bulletin for March, 1993 ; 43-pp. transcript of Gen. Colin Powell's speech and Q&A at March 1993 conference ; printed card - "Colin Powell's Rules."
Folder  10

Management Conference Bulletins 1994

4 items: one copy of 2/1994 Management Conference Bulletin ; several flyers and announcements for Conference events of 1994.
 

Reports 1950-1993

Scope and Content Note

Reports created by Los Angeles Times and Times Mirror for distribution both internally and externally. Topics include employment statistics, including turnover rates; the Succession Planning Program; and results from a survey of salaries within the newspaper industry. Date range is 1950-1993.
Box  178

Employee Relations - Programs And Reports

Folder  11

Succession Planning Program 1977

2 items: LAT "Succession Planning Program" booklet. 17-pp. analysis of "Succession Planning Program."
Folder  12

Succession Planning Program 1978

2 items: LAT "Succession Planning Program" booklet. 16-pp. analysis of "Succession Planning Program."
Folder  13

Succession Planning Program 1979

1 item: LAT "Succession Planning Program" booklet.
Folder  14

Succession Planning Program 1980

2 items: LAT "Succession Planning Program" booklet. 16-pp. analysis of "Succession Planning Program."
Folder  15

Succession Planning Program 1981

2 items: LAT "Succession Planning Program" booklet. 11-pp. analysis of the Succession Planning Program for 1981.
Box  179

Employee Relations - Reports

Folder  1

Succession Planning Program 1982

1 item: LAT "Succession Planning Program" booklet.
Folder  2

Succession Planning Program 1983 - 1984

1 item: LAT "Succession Planning Program" booklet for 1983 - 1984.
Folder  3

Labor Stability Reports 1950 - 1995

6 items:labor stability reports dated 12/31/1950 for LAT, The Mirror and Times Mirror Press ; handwritten note (red pencil) dated 2/8 [1951?] ; memo, 2/9/1951, "Turnover Report, month of December 1950 ; single sheet report, 7/1995, "Labor Stability Report Statistics, culled from Labor Stability Reports (1950 - 1977).
Folder  4

Labor Stability Reports 1951 - 1952

4 items: labor stability reports dated 12/31/195 for LAT, The Mirror and Times Mirror Press ; memo, 2/14/1952, Turnover Report for 1951.
Folder  5

Labor Stability Reports 1952 - 1953

5 items: labor stability reports dated 12/31/1952 for LAT, The Mirror and Times Mirror Press ; memo, 2/14/1953, Turnover Report for 1952 ; single-sheet report, "Terminations" - 1/1/1952 - 6/31/1952.
Folder  6

Labor Stability Reports 1953 - 1954

8 items: labor stability reports dated 12/31/1953 for LAT, The Mirror and Times Mirror Press ; various memos related to the previously mentioned reports.
Folder  7

Labor Stability Reports 1954 - 1955

2 items: on one sheet, labor stability reports, month of 12/1954, for The Times, Times Mirror Press, and The Mirror ; memo, 1/10/1955, related to the previous reports.
Folder  8

Labor Stability Reports 1955 - 1956

2 items: on single sheet, Monthly Labor Stability Report, 12/31/1955, for The Times, The Mirror-Daily News and Times-Mirror Press ; memo, text report on the numerical report mentioned above, 1/30/1956.
Folder  9

Labor Stability Reports 1956 - 1957

2 items: on single sheet, Monthly Labor Stability Report, 12/31/1956, for The Times, The Mirror-Daily News and Times-Mirror Press ; memo, text report on the numerical report mentioned above, 2/4/1957.
Folder  10

Labor Stability Reports 1957 - 1958

2 items: on single sheet, Monthly Labor Stability Report, 12/31/1957, for The Times, The Mirror-Daily News and Times-Mirror Press ; memo, text report on the numerical report mentioned above, 1/28/1958.
Folder  11

Labor Stability Reports 1958 - 1959

3 items: on single sheet, Monthly Labor Stability Report, 12/31/1958, for The Times, The Mirror-Daily News and Times-Mirror Press ; memo, two text reports on the numerical report mentioned above, both dated 1/14/1959.
Folder  12

Labor Stability Reports 1959 - 1960

2 items: on single sheet, Monthly Labor Stability Report, 12/31/1959, for The Times, The Mirror-Daily News and Times-Mirror Press ; memo, a text report on the numerical report mentioned above, dated 2/26/1960.
Folder  13

Labor Stability Reports 1960 - 1961

7 items: six single-sheet Monthly Labor Stability Reports - Times-Mirror Co., Newspaper Divisions Production Departments, Newspaper Divisions Administrative and Financial Sections, The Times, The Mirror and Times-Mirror Press ; 2-pp. memo/report, on these reports.
Folder  14

Labor Stability Reports 1961 - 1962

Approx. 10 items: six single-sheet Monthly Labor Stability Reports - Times-Mirror Co., Newspaper Divisions Production Departments, Newspaper Divisions Administrative and Financial Sections, The Times, The Mirror and Times-Mirror Press ; three memos related to the reports, all dated 1/22/1962.
Folder  15

Labor Stability Reports 1962 - 1963

8 items: five single-sheet Monthly Labor Stability Reports - Times-Mirror Co., Newspaper Divisions Production Departments, Newspaper Divisions Administrative and Financial Sections, The Times, Times-Mirror Press ; three memos related to the reports, all dated 1/30/1963.
Folder  16

Labor Stability Reports 1963 - 1964

6 items: five single-sheet Monthly Labor Stability Reports - Times-Mirror Co., Newspaper Divisions Production Departments, Administrative Services, The Times, Times-Mirror Press ; one memo related to the reports, dated 2/3/1964.
Folder  17

Labor Stability Reports 1964 - 1965

5 items: five single-sheet Monthly Labor Stability Reports - Times-Mirror Co., Newspaper Divisions Production Departments, Administrative Services, The Times, Times-Mirror Press.
Folder  18

Labor Stability Reports 1965

5 items: five single-sheet Monthly Labor Stability Reports - Times-Mirror Co., Newspaper Divisions Production Departments, Administrative Services, The Times, Times-Mirror Press.
Folder  19

Labor Stability Reports 1966

5 items: five single-sheet Monthly Labor Stability Reports - Times-Mirror Co., Newspaper Divisions Production Departments, Administrative Services, The Times.
Folder  20

Labor Stability Reports 1967

4 items: four single-sheet Monthly Labor Stability Reports - Times-Mirror Co., Production Departments, Administrative Services, The Times.
Folder  21

Labor Stability Reports 1968

4 items: four single-sheet Monthly Labor Stability Reports - Times-Mirror Co., Production Departments, Administrative Services, The Times. 4 items: four single-sheet Monthly Labor Stability Reports - Times-Mirror Co., Production Departments, Administrative Services, The Times.
Folder  22

Labor Stability Reports 1969 - 1970

Approx. 45 items: 5 Monthly Labor Stability Reports - The Times, The Times Orange County, Times Mirror Co., Administrative, Production ; 30+ separate "Turnover" reports on reasons employees left LAT in the time frame, compiled at the department level, i.e. Editorial, Composing, Dispatch, etc. Reasons given for leaving LAT include "Another job," "Health," "Maternity," "Retirement," to a total of over a dozen.
Folder  23

Labor Stability Reports 1970 - 1971

Approx. 20 items: includes monthly and quarterly Labor Stability figures for 1970 ; two memos, 3/9/1971, titled "Quarterly Labor Stability Report."
Folder  24

Labor Stability Reports 1971 - 1972

Four stapled packets :three Quarterly Labor Stability Reports, one Yearly Labor Stability Report, all for various periods in 1971 (two of the reports are dated during 2/1972).
Folder  25

Labor Stability Reports 1972 - 1973

3 items: Yearly Labor Stability Report, 12/31/1972 ; several related reports and lists.
Folder  26

Labor Stability Reports 1973 - 1974

Approx. 10 items: Labor Stability Reports, 12/31/1973, for The Times, Administration and Production, and several related memos and summaries, dated during 1/1974.
Folder  27

Labor Stability Reports 1974 - 1975

Approx. 10 items: Yearly Labor Stability Reports, 12/31/1974, and summaries and analysis from 1/13/1975
Folder  28

Labor Stability Reports 1975 - 1976

Approx. 12 items: Yearly Labor Stability Reports, 12/31/1975, and summaries and analysis from early 1976.
Folder  29

Labor Stability Reports 1976 - 1977

Approx. 10 items: Yearly Labor Stability Reports, 12/31/1976 ; several related summaries and reports (probably prepared early in 1977).
Folder  30

Labor Stability Reports 1977 - 1978

Approx. 12 items: Yearly Labor Stability Reports dated 12/31/1977 ; several related summaries and reports dated 1/30/1978.
Folder  31

Labor Stability Reports 1978 - 1979

4 items: three turnover reports for year 1978 ; 3-pp. report/analysis of these reports.
Folder  32

Labor Stability Reports 1979 - 1980

1 stapled packet containing Turnover Reports for 19 LAT departments. The first 3-pp. are analysis of the remainder of the material.
Folder  33

Employee Classification Reports 1962 - 1969

Approx. 30 sheets headed "Employee Classification Report - Dept by Acct by Job Code," followed by date and other info.
Folder  34

Employee Distribution Summaries 1970 - 1979

Approx. 45 sheets headed "Employee Distribution Summary," and providing other info such as salary, exempt, non-exempt, part time, and temporary.
Box  180

Employee Relations - Reports

Folder  1

Employee Distribution Summary 1980 - 1989

Approx. 40 sheets, many headed "Employee Distribution Summary," and providing other info such as salary, exempt, non-exempt, part time, and temporary.
Folder  2

Employee Distribution Summary 1990 - 1993

Approx. 20 sheets headed "Employee Distribution Summary," and providing other info such as numbers of exempt, non-exempt, part time, and temporary employees.
Folder  3

National Management Salary Survey - Newspaper Industry 1963

Times Mirror Company National Management Salary Survey - Newspaper Industry, May 1963.
Folder  4

National Management Salary Survey - Newspaper Industry 1964

Small gray binder contains above report. A list of participating newspapers is taped on inside front cover. (Binder removed, cover retained.)
Folder  5

National Survey of Supervisory and Management Salaries - Newspaper Industry 1965

Small gray binder contains above report. A list of participating newspapers is taped on inside front cover. (Binder removed, cover retained.)
Folder  6

National Survey of Supervisory and Management Salaries - Newspaper Industry 1966

Small black binder contains above report. A list of participating newspapers is taped on inside front cover. (Binder removed, cover retained.)
Folder  7

National Survey of Supervisory and Management Salaries - Newspaper Industry 1967

Small black binder contains above report.  (Binder removed, cover retained.)
Folder  8

National Survey of Supervisory and Management Salaries - Newspaper Industry 1968

Small booklet (blue cover) contains above report.
Folder  9

National Survey of Supervisory and Management Salaries - Newspaper Industry 1969

Blue cover booklet contains above report.
Folder  10

National Survey of Supervisory and Management Salaries - Newspaper Industry 1970

Blue booklet contains above report.
Folder  11

National Survey of Supervisory and Management Salaries - Newspaper Industry 1971

Green cover booklet contains above report.
Folder  12

National Survey of Supervisory and Management Salaries - Newspaper Industry 1972

(Light green cover) booklet contains above report.
Folder  13

National Survey of Supervisory and Management Salaries - Newspaper Industry 1973

Ochre cover booklet contains above report.
Folder  14

National Survey of Management and Supervisory Compensation - Newspaper Industry 1974

Ochre cover booklet contains above report.
Folder  15

National Survey of Management and Supervisory Compensation - Newspaper Industry 1975

Light red cover booklet contains above report.
Folder  16

National Survey of Management and Supervisory Compensation - Newspaper Industry 1976

Greenish cover booklet contains above report.
Folder  17

National Survey of Management and Supervisory Compensation - Newspaper Industry 1977

Blue cover booklet contains above report.
Folder  18

National Survey of Management and Supervisory Compensation - Newspaper Industry 1978

Light ochre cover booklet contains above report.
Folder  19

National Survey of Management and Supervisory Compensation - Newspaper Industry 1979

Light blue booklet contains above report. 72 American and Canadian newspapers participated in this survey.
Folder  20

National Survey of Management and Supervisory Compensation - Newspaper Industry 1980

Light tan cover booklet contains above report. 81 American and Canadian newspapers participated in this survey.
Folder  21

National Survey of Management and Supervisory Compensation - Newspaper Industry 1981

Green cover booklet contains above report. 79 American and Canadian newspapers participated in this survey.
Folder  22

National Survey of Management and Supervisory Compensation - Newspaper Industry 1982

Blue cover booklet contains above report. 77 American and Canadian newspapers participated in this survey.
Box  181

Employee Relations - Reports & Miscellaneous

Folder  1

National Survey of Management and Supervisory Compensation - Newspaper Industry 1983

A compilation of charts and lists with wide-ranging information on management and supervisory compensation in the newspaper industry.
Folder  2

National Survey of Management and Supervisory Compensation - Newspaper Industry 1984

A compilation of charts and lists with wide-ranging information on management and supervisory compensation in the newspaper industry.
Folder  3

National Survey of Management and Supervisory Compensation - Newspaper Industry 1985