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standfirst

(ˈstændˌfɜːst)
n
(Journalism & Publishing) journalism an introductory paragraph in an article, printed in larger or bolder type or in capitals, that summarizes the article
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Pity the sender left this message where the standfirst should've gone: "The old boiler plate is still being used in all new releases I see - we changed it from the media round table, please use that one.
Standfirst style like this with only author's name picked out in MYRIAD PRO BLACK CONDENSED CAPS like this Just 15 miles from South America's coast, the island is just outside the hurricane belt and receives yearround sunshine and cooling trade winds, making it one of the most temperate of the Caribbean islands - the average temperature is 28 degrees C
Regrettably, Yanpet wasagain wrongly mentioned in the standfirst and in the first two paras when thereference should have been to Natpet.
Standfirst from the story inside - page x Last night Birmingham reggae legends UB40 played a gig to a local crowd the size of which they probably haven't seen since they formed in the late Seventies.
STANDFIRST Councillor Ian Maher, Cabinet Member for Regeneration at Sefton Council and NewHeartlands Board Member, adds: "The Homes and Communities Agency''s continued investment in the NewHeartlands Pathfinder area is a positive sign of the continuing success of the programme in Sefton.
Know Where You StandFirst, know exactly where you stand with a cash flow statement.
Yes, yes, I know this pair never played the same characters, but read the bit in the standfirst again about some of this being imaginary.
The standfirst described Rusal as 'one' of the world's largest aluminium producers when it should have said Rusal is the world's largest.
In addition, as pointed out in the standfirst, the first ever AONB was, in fact, the Gower peninsula, in Wales.
Echo deliverer Tim Standfirst, of Malefant Street, Cathays, Cardiff, was doing his paper round when he was chased by two youths.
Several of you phoned to correct us on our February 7 profile of Hugh Richards, former leader of the National Farmers' Union in Wales, which managed to call him Hugh Edwards in both standfirst and caption.