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Odessa American: Bill Salter

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Bill Salter

  • Bill Salter (Poor William) was Publisher of the Odessa American from late 1994, until June 2003 when he was named publisher emeritus. His 'William Tells' column began in 1962 and was published 12 different newspapers, including the OA from October 1994 to August 2008.


WILLIAM TELLS: It isn't 30, it's just a change in delivery

ON SUNDAY, OCT. 30, 1994, the first William Tells appeared in the Odessa American. Today will be the last, but Poor William isn't typing "30."

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