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Lapham dies

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Robert Jeffery Lapham, 77, who served as president of Conde Nast Publications from 1974 through 1986, died June 4 in Newport Beach, Calif. Mr. Lapham joined Conde Nast in 1954 as West Coast ad manager of Vogue; his rise up the ladder brought him east to New York in 1961 as Conde Nast ad director.

Copyright June 1999, Crain Communications Inc.

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