An image from a Denver Post subscription-renewal mailer.
An image from a Denver Post subscription-renewal mailer.

Denver Post ad misspells another Rocky Mountain News recruit's name

The Denver Post has tried to woo former subscribers to the Rocky Mountain News by reminding them of the ex-Rocky journalists now scribbling for the broadsheet -- but at least two of their efforts to date have been spelling-challenged. In mid-March, the Post touted the work of Kevin Vaughan via a newspaper-rack display that referred to him as "Vaughn." Now, a subscription-renewal mailer that went out to Rocky loyalists spells reporter Lynn Bartels' name as "Bartles."

What led to this last mistake? Here's a possible clue: "Bartles" is the spelling used by Bartles & James, the well-known winemaker...

Newsletters

All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories
    Send:

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >