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Links to online books, articles, and other references that mention Royal F Munger.

From Ethics and Social Policy, by Wayne A. R. Leys

Courtesy of Google Books: From footnote on page 100: When a nonmanagerial stockholder does attend the stockholders’ meeting and dares to speak up, he may be written up in the next day’s newspaper as a crackpot. Royal Munger, financial editor … Continue reading

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Royal Munger Role in Development of “Walkie Talkie”

The folowing excerpt was taken from the book A Founders Touch, The Life of Paul Gavin of Motorola, 1965, a biography of Motorola’s founder, and reprinted at http://mfwright.com/mikeht220/hthistory.html: But the real impetus for the beginning of Motorola’s great war contributions came in early … Continue reading

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Friday, May 19, 1939, Penn Yan Democrat, Penn Yan, N.Y.

Page Three, top of Column Two: Royal F. Munger, of Chicago Daily News, says in the Union Signal, “Drinking tears down instead of building up, makes bums and crooks out of youngsters who, otherwise, would be clean, honest and hard-working.”

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Royal Mentioned in Time Magazine, October 21, 1935

From http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,755233,00.html: Marshall Field news is never neglected by Chicago’s daily papers but last week they outdid themselves with stories about the “farmer boy who took literally the world’s greatest epic entitled ‘America, the Land of Opportunity.’” Jeered Financial Columnist … Continue reading

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Royal F Munger Column Cited by Brian Cooper

From http://findarticles.com/p/news-articles/telegraph-herald-dubuque-iowa/mi_8023/is_20070821/requesters-public-documents-defensive/ai_n44825544/: — While researching another project a while back, I came across an October 1936 column by Royal F. Munger, of the Chicago Daily News. “While everybody expects the truth of a newspaper, nobody ever tells it that,” Munger … Continue reading

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From the October 1993 Issue of Delta Upsilon Quarterly

75 Years Ago First Lieutenant Royal F. Munger, Chicago ’19, was commended in the British General Orders for “bravery under fire in No Man’s Land.”

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Royal Munger Cited in “Insull: The Rise and Fall of a Billionaire Utility Tycoon”

Page 306 (courtey of Google Books): In 1929 and 1930 Royal F. Munger, the chief financial writer for the Chicago Daily News, was the chief yea-sayer among the financial reporters, singing Insull’s praises to the point of idolatry. In 1931 … Continue reading

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