Sun-Star Executive Editor Mike Tharp as a copy boy in the Topeka Capital-Journal newsroom in 1961. Tharp got the job when he was in high school.
Sun-Star Executive Editor Mike Tharp as a copy boy in the Topeka Capital-Journal newsroom in 1961. Tharp got the job when he was in high school. PHOTO BY RICH CLARKSON
Sun-Star Executive Editor Mike Tharp as a copy boy in the Topeka Capital-Journal newsroom in 1961. Tharp got the job when he was in high school. PHOTO BY RICH CLARKSON

Mike Tharp: The story behind this column

October 24, 2008 11:08 PM