Quotes by Jessica Savitch

Jessica Beth Savitch was an American television news presenter and correspondent, best known for being the weekend anchor of NBC Nightly News and daily presenter of NBC News updates during the late 1970s and early 1980s. Savitch was one of the first women to anchor an evening network news broadcast alone, following in the footsteps of Marlene Sanders of ABC News and Catherine Mackin of NBC News.

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When I was a little girl in the 1950s, it would not have been possible for me to say, I want to be an anchorwoman when I grow up.

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Women may not have it easy, but we are given a fairer chance to reach for the top.

Jessica Savitch
 
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Women didn't want to watch other women on television because they were jealous of their husbands' diverted attention.

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Women were seldom given quality assignments or adequate air time.

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You can easily die racing to cover a bank robbery as you can in a war zone.

Jessica Savitch
 
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