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But a good copywriter should be able to write for all media. In fact he’d be miserable doing anvthing else in an agency, unless it’s supervising other copywriters. I don’t want to sound corny about this, but a copywriter knows that’s what he wants to be.

How big is the universe? Views Read Edit View history. How does an octopus swim? What is a constellation? In March,while vice president and creative director of Grey Advertising, Inc.

He suggests that he choose two examples of current commercial campaigns, one good and one bad in his opinion. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He lived in West Stockbridge, Massachusettsand died one month before his 93rd birthday.

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Retrieved 28 January Davidson, a senior supervisor with the Children’s Aid Society of Pennsylvania. Account Options Sign in.

In the advertising world, Arkady Leokum may be best known for his slogan for the Chock full o’Nuts coffee ad campaign, a slogan that pushed Chock full o’Nuts from a seventh-rank position to third in New York City: He may be proved wrong and have to change it, but it’s the man who goes down bleeding and dying who usually does the best job.


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Leokum is leooum writer and creator of the prolific “Tell Me Why” book series of the s and s, [2] which asked and answered questions for curious youth about aarkady facets of life, such as: What are the different types of clouds? My library Help Advanced Book Search. When he is hiring a young copywriter he often asks him to make up a sample book of his work. In a March, U. As a stage play, Enemies was written by Arkady Leokum; directed by Fielder Cook, an award-winning director of films and television dramas; produced by Lewis Freedman.

Leokum is a son of Mr. From inside the book. The prospective employee then writes another commercial in each series, pointing out the merits of the good campaign and the faults of the bad. This page was last edited on 20 Augustat Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Why does a tiger have stripes?

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How do flowers grow? Leokum believes good copy writing requires a specialized talent all its own. Retrieved from ” https: I wouldn’t exactly call copywriting a call from above, but if you don’t care about it you aren’t likely to be good at it.

Leokum spoke about the characteristics of what makes a good copywriter. Earlier, as Vice-President of Robert W. Both men are somewhat deceptive and the relationship between the two turns when it is revealed that the waiter is a skilled investor and an owner of the restaurant and building.

Why does Saturn have rings? Throughout his career in advertising and American radio, Leokum was listed, in various agencies, as a New York agency executive, whhy director, and copywriter.

Arkady Leokum October 3, —September 2, is a 20th-century writer notable for both his adult pulp fiction and best-selling juvenile encyclopedic-knowledge books. College Park University of Maryland. Why are there different kinds.