Description of Charles E. Thacker upon sale of Daily Press in 1910
Mr. Charles E. Thacker, founder and principal stockholder ' In The Dally Pre Company, was editor and liuouuer ot me paper irora ine ante of lta first Issue fourteen years Ut until yesterday. A maa of Una per-lrd aonal character and high Ideals, a fluent, vlgoroua writer and an exceptionally capable "all around" newspaper man, Mr. Thacker has been a force for good here, and he will be a valuable acquisition to any commun. Ity In which be may caet bla lot. Vor na aua fll 4..1lk h.. nn, .u jmw n.v ,ii uvot.u una t:vu- peHed him to be away from Newport Nawa almost constantly, and about a yea, .to b. went West where he I. now. cneerruuy ngnting away in u effort to make a new man of himself supposed that even during his ab "' sence Mr. Tharker's name has been) at the top of this column as a mere matter of, form. HI personality kept iu touch with the office as closely as nrtitlcable under the clrcum- atinceg, and everything has been done as far as possible' Just as It wo-ild have been done had he been able to be pretent In person.