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March 25, 2011
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NAB Statement on Passing of Dawson B. "Tack" Nail

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Following the death of Dawson B. "Tack" Nail today, NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton offered the following statement:

"Tack was a great friend who mentored many a journalist, protected many a source, and provided us all with plenty of laughs through the years. We grieve for his family, while we celebrate the life of a reporter whose decency, integrity and simple kindness were unmatched."

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