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CNPA Past Presidents

TermFirst NameLast NameNewspaper
1887-90James J.AyresLos Angeles Morning Herald
1891ScipioCraigRedlands Citrograph
1891-1910No Record
1910-12CharlesJonesLancaster Ledger
1913-16Harlan G.PalmerHollywood Citizen
1917-18CrombieAllenOntario Report
1919-21John E.KingThe Hemet News
1922Paul W.MooreRedlands Facts
1923-25J.A. (Ray)GabbertRiverside Enterprise
1926Frank M.KeeferVan Nuys News
1927Harry S.WebsterSan Bernardino Sun
1928TobiasLarsonClaremont Courier
1929Justus F.CraemerOrange Daily News
1930Ford A.ChattersLindsay Gazette
1931H.R.JudahSanta Cruz News
1932Neil R.MurrayEl Monte Herald
1933Dan L.BeebeOroville Mercury
1934Maitland R.HenryLivermore Herald
1935Clark F.WaiteSouthern California Associated Newspapers
1936FrankRospawPlacentia Courier
1937George F.MorellPeninsula Newspapers Inc.
1938Roy A.BrownSanger Herald
1939William S.KelloggGlendale News-Press
1940NealVan SooyAzusa Herald
1941Paul R.LeakeWoodland Democrat
1942Merrell F.SmallFeather River Bulletin
1943Percy M.WhitesideTulare Advance Register
1944Stanley W.LarsonClaremont Courier
1945E.R. (Ray)LovettPeninsula Newspapers Inc.
1946E.A.DavisTulelake Register
1947J.D. (Jake)FunkSanta Monica Evening Outlook
1948Joseph A.VurgasonNational City News
1949Lowell E.JessenTurlock Daily Journal
1950Larry A.FreemanDelano Record
1951Clarence H.HoilesThe Register (Santa Ana)
1952Stanley T.WilsonMill Valley Record
1953Fred D.McPherson Jr.Santa Cruz Sentinel
1954GradySetzlerPalo Verde Valley Times
1955WalterKaneBakersfield Californian
1956Seymour C.SterlingSanger Herald
1957Eugene C.BishopPeninsula Newspaper
1958Bert J.AbrahamBellflower Herald-Enterprise
1959Carroll W.ParcherGlendale News-Press
1960Stanley F.WakefieldOakdale Leader
1961A.W.BramwellChico Enterprise-Record
1962Ralph N.TurnerTemple City Times
1963HarryGreenJohn P. Scripps Newspapers
1964NewtonWallaceWinters Express
1965JackCraemerSan Rafael Independent-Journal
1966Archie J.Hicks Jr.Coast Dispatch (Encinitas)
1967James K.GuthrieSan Bernardino Sun-Telegram
1968George D.Murphy Jr.Manteca Bulletin
1969J. HartClintonThe Times (San Mateo)
1970FerdinandMendenhallVan Nuys News
1971James W.Gill Jr.The Hemet News
1972J. CliftonToneyFolsom Telegraph
1973Fred E.WeybretLodi News-Sentinel
1974Charles W.AydelotteCompton Herald-American
1975C. DeaneFunkEvening Outlook (Santa Monica)
1976Harry F.CaseyThe King City Rustler
1977CarlyleReedThe Sacramento Union
1978Oran W.AsaNortheast Newspapers
1979Hubert L.KaltenbachCopley Newspapers
1980Robert M.LynchThe Sonoma Index-Tribune
1981Evert B.PersonThe Press Democrat
1982Allen P.McCombsChino Champion
1983R. DavidThreshieThe Register (Orange County)
1984Everett E.BeyFeather River Bulletin (Quincy)
1985Harvey C.McGeeThe Union Democrat
1986AnthonyNewhallNewhall Signal & Saugus Enterprise
1987PeterLa DowJohn P. Scripps Newspapers
1988Rowland K.RebeleParadise Post
1989PhelpsDeweySan Francisco Chronicle
1990DickBlankenburgFive Cities Times-Press-Recorder
1991JamesGill IIIThe Hemet News
1992MortLevineThe Country Almanac (Menlo Park)
1993DarellPhillipsManteca Bulletin
1994BrienManningIrvine World News
1995DickWallaceFreedom Communications Inc.
1996RoyHerburgerHerburger Publications Inc.
1997Frank R.J.WhittakerThe McClatchy Company
1998MartinWeinbergerClaremont Courier
1999George E.RiggsContra Costa Times
2000CraigHarringtonIntermountain News
2001MarciaMcQuernThe Press-Enterprise
2002StephenLaxinetaThe Beach Reporter
2003GingerMoorhouseThe Bakersfield Californian
2004BillLynchThe Sonoma Index-Tribune
2005WillFleetGlendale News Press
2006JerryBeanCentury Group Newspapers (Yucaipa)
2007LynnDickersonThe Modesto Bee
2008TonyAllegrettiThe Gilroy Dispatch
2009TonyAllegrettiThe Gilroy Dispatch
2010TonyAllegrettiThe Gilroy Dispatch
2010-11RonRedfernThe Press-Enterprise (Riverside)
2011-12RalphAlldredgeCalaveras Enterprise
2012-13CynthiaSchurSanta Maria Times
2013-14JohnBurnsPetaluma Argus-Courier
2014-15RogerCooverThe Record
2015-16DeanEckenrothCoronado Eagle & Journal
2016-17MichelleChantryThe Bakersfield Californian
2017-18BillJohnsonPalo Alto Weekly
2018-19RonHasseSouthern California News Group
2019-20PauletteBrown-HindsBlack Voice News
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