San Francisco: 1950. Satirical Flyer with wax seal of cover. 8.5 x 11 inches. 15pp.
"This is the alphabet of a new language in our American Atomic Bomb Era." A is for Atom up to U is for "United and for Uranium too."
Joseph Quentin Riznik, American editorial consultant. House, Federation Jewish Charities, New York City, 1926.
Riznik, Joseph Quentin was born on April 22, 1900 in Czernowitz, Bukowina, Austria. Arrived in San Francisco, 1907. Son of Leizer and Sarah (Brenner) Riznik.
Bachelor of Arts California, Berkeley, 1925. Master of Arts in Journalism, University California, Berkeley, 1952. Postgraduate, University Munich, 1926.
Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1927.
Book manuscript consultant, since 1936. Coordinator, media Office of War Information, Washington, 1942—1944. Founder Graduate School Journalism University California, Berkeley, 1950.
Editor, mass communications research project University California, 1950—1952.
Dean School President's. Social service, publicity aide Charity Organization Society, New York City. Executive editor Q Press Foundation, 1975—1976, chairman board, 1977—1979.
Founding member History Commission, San Anselmo, 1976—1979. Chairman Paint-the-Golden Gate Bridge-Gold Commemorative Project, since 1977. Executive director Center Patriotic Revision American Presidency, 1980.
Founding director Office Peace Information. Member of American Newspaper Guild (founding), University California Alumni Association (JQR Memorial awards), Overseas Press America, XCBS National Alumni Association (permanent national secretary), Press Club (senior associate, Unit American Newspaper Guild), Hammer and Coffin Club, Downhold Club.
Married Charlotte Barnes, August 22, 1927. 1 child Barnes.
Sarah (Brenner) Riznik
Barnes Riznik. Item #51-3472