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CodeNA9061
Dates1866-1958
Person NameWill; William (1866-1958)
SurnameWill
ForenamesWilliam
ActivityWilliam Will was born at Huntly in 1866, and educated at the Gordon Schools. He began his newspaper career in the Huntly Express office, and the worked on the Aberdeen Press and Journal and the Evening Express. In 1901, he moved to London as news-editor of the St James Gazette. From 1924 until his retirement he was a director of Allied Newspapers Ltd, and he was also deputy-chairman of Reuters. He died in 1958.
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