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This edition: Lynn Sherr, ABC News correspondent

Episode Details

Original tape date: February 14, 2006.

Two news hounds chat about the good old days of television news with Edward R. Murrow, politics, national conventions, the U.S. space program and women's evolving influence in the newsroom since the 1960's. Ms. Eldridge who has an expressed interest in television reporting gets Ms. Sherr to discuss how her news investigations evolve from hunches and editorial assignments into completed reports, imagining a day in the life of a news story. Ms. Sherr gives incite into her early career as a female news reporter at A.P., as well as her switch to CBS where she decided television reporting would be her career, despite the lack of women in the field at that time.

Guest List

Ronnie M. Eldridge Host, Eldridge & Co.

Lynn Sherr Correspondent, ABC News