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TRIBUNE'S TENTH PERIOD REVENUES FOR NEWSPAPERS UP 2.3 PERCENT; TV UP 13.1 PERCENT

 CHICAGO, Nov. 20 ~PRNewswire~ -- The following are the revenues and operating data for Tribune's businesses for the tenth period, the four weeks ending Oct. 25, 1992. (NOTE: Some media may have received this on Nov. 17):
 REVENUE AND STATISTICAL SUMMARY
 OCT. 25, 1992
 REVENUE (IN THOUSANDS)
 ---PERIOD 10 (4 WEEKS)-- --YEAR TO DATE (43 WEEKS)----
 1992 1991 Pct. 1992 1991 Pct.
 Change Change
 NEWSPAPER
 PUBLISHING
 ADVERTISING
 RETAIL $34,024 $34,337 (0.9) $336,199 $338,024 (0.5)
 GENERAL 11,322 12,138 (6.7) 107,219 101,030 6.1
 CLASSIFIED 25,273 23,985 5.4 263,749 256,356 2.9
 ------ ------ ----- ------- ------- ---
 SUB-TOTAL 70,619 70,460 0.2 707,167 695,410 1.7
 ------ ------ ---- ------- ------- ---
 CIRCULATION
 (1) 18,689 18,151 3.0 196,036 194,194 0.9
 OTHER 7,141 5,697 25.3 59,411 50,307 18.1
 ------ ------ ---- ------- ------ -----
 SEGMENT
 TOTAL 96,449 94,308 2.3 962,614 939,911 2.4
 ------ ------ ---- ------- ------- ----
 BROADCASTING~
 ENTERTAINMENT
 TELEVISION
 (2) 37,814 33,444 13.1 385,821 361,885 6.6
 RADIO 4,122 3,949 4.4 40,842 40,045 2.0
 ENTERTAINMENT 7,468 7,635 (2.2) 129,753 107,133 21.1
 ------ ------ ----- ------- ------- ----
 SEGMENT
 TOTAL 49,404 45,028 9.7 556,416 509,063 9.3
 ------ ------ ----- ------- ------- ----
 NEWSPRINT
 OPERATIONS
 NEWSPRINT
 AFFILIATED
 CUSTOMERS 11,311 10,570 7.0 97,019 123,987 (21.8)
 UNAFFILIATED
 CUSTOMERS 16,387 21,386 (23.4) 184,502 212,299 (13.1)
 SUB-TOTAL 27,698 31,956 (13.3) 281,521 336,286 (16.3)
 ------ ------ ------ ------- ------- ------
 OTHER 2,207 2,085 5.9 19,732 19,278 2.4
 ------ ------ ------ ------- ------- ------
 SEGMENT TOTAL 29,905 34,041 (12.2) 301,253 355,564 (15.3)
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 INTERCOMPANY
 SALES (11,640) (11,023) 5.6 (100,623) (127,000) (20.8)
 CONSOLIDATED
 REVENUE $164,118 $162,354 1.1 $1,719,660 $1,677,538 2.5
 (1) 1991 revenues have been restated to conform to the 1992 presentation.
 (2) 1992 revenues include WPHL in Philadelphia, which was acquired June 5, 1992.
 ADVERTISING INCHES (IN THOUSANDS) (1)
 ---PERIOD 10 (4 WEEKS)-- --YEAR TO DATE (43 WEEKS)----
 1992 1991 Pct. 1992 1991 Pct.
 Change Change
 FULL RUN (2)
 CHICAGO TRIBUNE 218 229 (4.8) 2,232 2,256 (1.1)
 FORT LAUDERDALE
 SUN-SENTINEL 270 273 (1.1) 2,792 2,946 (5.2)
 ORLANDO SENTINEL 202 206 (1.9) 2,124 2,182 (2.7)
 NEWPORT NEWS DAILY
 PRESS 118 117 0.9 1,252 1,219 2.7
 CALIFORNIA
 NEWSPAPERS 138 164 (15.9) 1,536 1,624 (5.4)
 --- --- ------ ----- ------ -----
 TOTAL 946 989 (4.3) 9,936 10,227 (2.8)
 --- --- ------ ----- ------ ------
 PART RUN (2)
 CHICAGO TRIBUNE 385 381 1.0 3,719 3,572 4.1
 FORT LAUDERDALE
 SUN-SENTINEL 219 209 4.8 2,352 2,147 9.5
 ORLANDO SENTINEL 143 162 (11.7) 1,697 1,768 (4.0)
 NEWPORT NEWS DAILY
 PRESS 13 17 (23.5) 118 139 (15.1)
 CALIFORNIA
 NEWSPAPERS 92 116 (20.7) 1,123 1,241 (9.5)
 --- --- ------ ----- ----- ------
 TOTAL 852 885 (3.7) 9,009 8,867 1.6
 --- --- ------ ----- ----- ------
 PREPRINT
 CHICAGO TRIBUNE 199 162 22.8 1,685 1,502 12.2
 FORT LAUDERDALE
 SUN-SENTINEL 124 107 15.9 1,117 976 14.4
 ORLANDO SENTINEL 186 170 9.4 1,691 1,417 19.3
 NEWPORT NEWS DAILY
 PRESS 83 89 (6.7) 774 773 0.1
 CALIFORNIA
 NEWSPAPERS 305 367 (16.9) 3,220 3,556 (9.4)
 --- --- ------ ----- ----- -----
 TOTAL 897 895 0.2 8,487 8,224 3.2
 --- --- ------ ----- ----- -----
 TOTAL ADVERTISING
 INCHES
 FULL RUN
 RETAIL 374 391 (4.3) 3,757 3,947 (4.8)
 GENERAL 59 73 (19.2) 631 656 (3.8)
 CLASSIFIED 513 525 (2.3) 5,548 5,624 (1.4)
 --- --- ----- ----- ------ -----
 SUB-TOTAL 946 989 (4.3) 9,936 10,227 (2.8)
 --- --- ----- ----- ------ -----
 PART RUN 852 885 (3.7) 9,009 8,867 1.6
 PREPRINT 897 895 0.2 8,487 8,224 3.2
 ----- ----- ----- ------ ------ ---
 TOTAL 2,695 2,769 (2.7) 27,432 27,318 0.4
 ----- ----- ----- ------ ------ ---
 NEWSPRINT
 SHIPMENTS
 (METRIC TONS) 61,821 63,879 (3.2) 640,254 615,032 4.1
 (1) Excludes shopper publications
 (2) Excludes preprints
 -0- 11~20~92
 ~CONTACT: Joseph A. Hays of Tribune Co., 312-222-3238~
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