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2013-03-19 23:04:39

Founder names Share Norville Vice President of United Cancer Survivors of America, Inc.. Miss Norville is an experienced event planner who is also cousin to a well known TV Anchor/Journalist and no stranger to the entertainment world, in her own right. Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) March 19, 2013 Share Norville, distant cousin to well known TV News Anchor/Journalist, Deborah Norville, has been named Vice President of United Cancer Survivors of America, Inc. (serving all 50 United States)....

First TV Anchor Wasn’t Cronkite
2012-10-03 19:04:52

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online While Anchorman 2 is underway in the studios, one researcher set out to assure everyone that neither Walter Cronkite, nor Ron Burgundy, was TV's first anchorman, as it was really a quiz show panelist from 1948. Mike Conway, an associate professor of journalism at Indiana University, found that the first anchorman was John Cameron Swayze, who was a regular on the 1948 quiz show "Who Said That?" Swayze, an experienced print and...

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