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Name: Samuel John Dornan
Convocation date: May 13, 1948
Discipline / contribution: journalism
Citation / biographical information:
The Joint Committee recommends to the Council and Senate that at the Convocation to be held on May 13th and 14th the degree Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) be conferred upon:Degree received: Doctor of Laws
Samuel John Dornan, Editor, The Alameda Dispatch, for conspicuous merit in Canadian Journalism.
[Senate minutes, 12 May 1948]
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