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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: The prospective employee then writes another commercial in each series, pointing leokmu the merits of the good campaign and the faults of the bad.

Throughout his career in advertising and American radio, Leokum was listed, in various agencies, as a New York agency executive, creative director, and copywriter. Dramatists Play Service, Inc. 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.

How do flowers grow? Davidson, a senior supervisor with the Children’s Aid Society of Pennsylvania. From inside the book. Views Read Edit View history.


Original Tell Me Why Series

Encyclopedia of Television Film Directors. When he is hiring a young copywriter he often ,eokum him to make up a sample book of his work.

This page was last edited on 20 Augustat He suggests that he choose two examples of current commercial campaigns, one good and one bad in his opinion. Leokum is the leokuj 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 all facets of life, such as: Common em and phrases acid ancient animals atom bacteria baking powder bats bees birds blood body breathe burn caffeine called carbon dioxide cause cells chemical chlorophyll cold color comes contains creatures developed discovered earth earthworms eggs Egyptians electric electric current energy Europe eyes fact Fahrenheit arkaady fibers fish flowers frogs giraffe glands glass goes grow gum base gyroscope hair happens heat hummingbird inches insects invented jellyfish kind known layer light liquid live material means mercury metal miles milk minerals molecules moth move ocean ostrich oxygen particles penicillin pigment plants porpoise pressure probably produced raccoon rattlesnake retina rock rubber qrkady scientists shellac shells skin snake solid sound speed starch substance sugar surface tail teeth temperature things Thomas Edison thousands tiny Today tree tube types usually vapor vibrations waves wingspread word yeast.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms yell Use and Privacy Policy. Why are there different kinds. In March,while vice president and creative director of Grey Advertising, Inc. Account Options Sign in.

Leokum spoke about the characteristics of what makes a good copywriter. What is a constellation? Earlier, as Vice-President of Robert W.

Arkady Leokum

He lived in West Stockbridge, Massachusettsand died one month before his 93rd birthday. In fact he’d be miserable doing anvthing else in an agency, unless it’s supervising other copywriters. But a good copywriter should be able to write for all media. Why does a tiger have stripes?

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. Leokum believes good copy writing requires a specialized talent all its own.

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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.

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