Sixty Years of Cultural Coverage at The New York Times : Arthur Gelb's Eyewitness Account
October 21, 2004
Arthur Gelb was hired by The New York Times in 1944, as a night copyboy, the paper's lowliest position. When he retired, he was its managing editor. Mr. Gelb's book, City Room (2003), will be published in paperback in Autumn 2004.