Adair Law worked as an editor and later director of publications for the Oregon Historical Society for fifteen years. She currently writes and edits Northwest history-based projects. She is the author of The Spark and the Light: The Leo Adler Story and Abundantly Blessed, the John Elorriaga Story.
Leo Adler (1895-1993)
Leo Adler was an innovative seller of newspapers and magazines, a self-made millionaire, and a strong advocate first of Baker and then Baker City, Oregon (the town changed its name in 1989). His work and enthusiasm may have its strongest impact on Oregon through the work of the Leo …