TITLE

Anchors away

AUTHOR(S)
Radosta, Jim
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Just Out;8/19/2005, Vol. 22 Issue 20, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the death of ABC news anchor Peter Jennings in the United States. Jennings' death due to lung cancer; Jennings' sophistication in broadcast journalism; Career highlights.
ACCESSION #
18121953

 

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