Tuesday, March 06, 2007

Eagle Eyed Copy Desk

The Excellence in Copy Editing Award for this year certainly goes to my old buddies at The Daily Progress. This from the January 8 edition of their Charlottesville Business Journal insert:

To their credit, only four of the 20 total pages were in this condition. The rest were perfectly normal. Well done, guys.

1 comment:

dogimo said...

See, that never would have happened in the old days. Looks to me like someone converted their operation to direct-to-plate without adequately versing the key staff in the little vicissitudes.

The thing about vicissitudes is...they rarely travel alone.