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Welcome to the PPA Centenary Timeline, which charts both the history of magazines and the evolution of the PPA from its origins in 1913 as the Society of Weekly Newspaper and Periodical Proprietors.


Our thanks to :

- Tony Quinn, www.magforum.com

- Ian Locks, former Chief Executive of the PPA

for compiling the content for the timeline, and

- The History of Advertising Trust www.hatads.org.uk

for managing the PPA archive.


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Background images kindly supplied by PA Images (except where indicated).