Elinor Tatum celebrates 20 years at the AmNews

9/11/2014, 3:28 p.m.
New York Amsterdam News publisher Elinor Tatum celebrated her 20th anniversary with the newspaper at a luncheon honoring 20 celebrated ...
Elinor Tatum hosted a luncheon honoring 20 New Yorkers. Bill Moore

New York Amsterdam News publisher ElinorTatum celebrated her 20th anniversary with the newspaper at a luncheon honoring 20 celebrated New Yorkers. The event took place at Harlem’s Minton’s Restaurant last Friday.

Honorees included Errol Louis, Benjamin Jealous, Victoria Pannell, Brandon Nelson and U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. The honorees each received a mock newspaper front page with a picture of what they would be doing 20 years from now.

Tatum started at the Amsterdam News in 1994, under her father, the late Wilbert Tatum.

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