Leon Tallichet joined the Courier-Journal and Louisville Times in 1958. In 1964 he was appointed Assistant Vice President and Secretary. His initial position with the CJ and LT had been assistant secretary and assistant treasurer. In 1970, Mr. Tallichet Tallichet was named secretary and treasurer, and four years later was elevated to vice president (retaining his former position as well). Mr. Tallichet was made a director in 1975, and in 1980 he was named senior vice president and treasurer, positions which he held at the time of the interview.