We the older practitioners, meanwhile, have been sharing this adversarial orientation as best as we can to the younger crop writers, reporters, copyreaders
, photographers, artists, et cetera and raising awareness in them of this awesome responsibility that they must carry.
Reporters, of course, loved it: If they could get a column, they could escape at last from the clutches of the enemy copyreaders
Hyde, Newspaper Editing: A Manual for Editors, Copyreaders
, and Students of Newspaper Desk Work (New York: D.
I volunteered to be one of two copyreaders
, not wanting anything to do with the business end of it, but merely to read the submissions and choose the best work from what was submitted.
I haven't found many typos in your magazine, so your copyreaders
are doing a good job.
Nothing I will say is meant to reflect on the copyreaders
Charles Davis, a Herald reporter and one of those who retained his job, said employees who retained their jobs also got their old salaries, but not accumulated vacation and sick leave time, and night pay differentials and premiums for editors and copyreaders
were also eliminated.
Theirs is a small team of encoders, transcribers, proofreaders, copyreaders
, bookbinders, printing foreman, a copy editor and others headed by a publications production supervisor, Rebecca Arabain, who is blind from childhood.