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Annals of Journalism Open Thread: Chet Huntley

Nearly forgotten today, he was half of the Huntley-Brinkley team on NBC, a partnership that lasted from 1956 until 1970. Calm and sober where Brinkley was wry and puckish, Huntley was the epitome of the authoritative newsroom professional, now pretty much extinct.

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Plus, whom do you know named “Chet” any more?

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