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Edward L Gaylord

January 27, 1986
Freedom Newspapers, owner of the Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph, will pay $30 million to buy certain assets of the Colorado Springs Sun and then close it down. Edward L. Gaylord, president of Oklahoma Publishing Co., said the decision to sell was made "after many years of failing to make a profit and several years of attempting to sell the Sun." The Sun, weekday circulation 43,336 was established in 1947 by striking Gazette Telegraph employees.
April 30, 2003 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Edward L. Gaylord, a businessman and philanthropist who expanded the Daily Oklahoman newspaper he inherited from his father into a business empire that included Nashville's Opryland, has died. He was 83. Gaylord died Sunday night of complications from pancreatic cancer, 10 days after stepping down as publisher and editor of the newspaper. The paper had been under his and his father's leadership since 1903, when E.K.
June 21, 1986 | TOM REDBURN, Times Staff Writer
The Senate, moving to clear the way for final approval of the tax overhaul bill on Tuesday, plowed through a host of minor issues Friday, ranging from exempting Eskimos from paying taxes on a reindeer herd to assuring that burial insurance policies remain tax-free. "This is the every-man-for-himself stage," said Sen. Dave Durenberger (R-Minn.) in describing the dozens of amendments proposed by various lawmakers. "Everybody has to put on some kind of a show that they're doing something."
September 20, 1985 | NANCY RIVERA, Times Staff Writer
For the past several months, former Pepperdine University President William S. Banowsky has been developing a new episode in his varied career--this one in broadcasting--and it's one that his mother isn't too crazy about.
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