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Times Mirror Company 1971 ( Now owned by Tribune Group and Cox Communications )  

Times Mirror Company 1971 ( Now owned by Tribune Group and Cox Communications )

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Beautifully engraved Certificate from the Times Mirror Company issued in 1971. This historic document was printed by the Jeffries Banknote Company and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of an allegorical man holding a tablet sitting in front of the Times Mirror Logo. This item has the printed signatures of the company's officers and is over 31 years old. is a name you can TRUST!
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Company History

1964 Times Mirror Company listed on the New York Stock Exchange

1965 LA Times becomes first newspaper to publish over 4 million classified advertisements in one year and first US newspaper to publish over 100 million lines of advertising in year

1967 Times Mirror buys General Features Corporation and integrates it with Los Angeles Times Syndicate

1969 Times Mirror buys Dallas Times-Herald and Times-Herald Printing Company

1970 Times Mirror buys controlling interest in Newsday

1977 Times Mirror purchases Greenwich Times and Stamford Advocate

1977 Times-Mirror buys Sporting News for US$18m

1978 Times Mirror sells 69,000 acres of timberland and sawmill in northern California for about US$36m

1979 Times Mirror acquires Hartford (Connecticut) Courant

1980 Times Mirror buys Denver Post for US$95m

1982 Times-Mirror buys Broadcasting for US$75m

1986 Times-Mirror buys Baltimore Sun, Evening Sun, and WMAR-TV for US$600 million

1987 Times Mirror sells Times Mirror Press telephone directory printing arm to GTE Directories Corporation

1990 Times Mirror buys 50% share in La Opinion, Los Angeles' largest Spanish-language newspaper

1991 Times Mirror buys Faber & Faber nursing books

1993 Times Mirror buys Gower Medical Publishing from Kluwer

1993 Times Mirror acquires Coast Community News: Glendale News Press, Costa Mesa Daily Pilot, Burbank Leader, Foothill Leader and Huntington Beach Independent

1995 Times Mirror Cable Television sold to Cox Communications

1996 Times Mirror acquires Hollywood Online

1996 Times Mirror sells 50% of Shepards legal publishing to Elsevier

1997 sells PR News Service to United News & Media

1998 Times Mirror buys Pasadena Weekly

1998 sells Matthew Bender & rest of Shepard's to Elsevier for US$1.65bn

1998 sells Times Mirror medical publishing

2000 Tribune group buys Times Mirror group for US$6.5bn

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