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Ann Morrissy Merick, 1933-2017

May 11, 2017

Merick was ABC’s first female television field producer in the Vietnam War, and one of only a handful of female network producers who covered the war. In 1967, she and several other female reporters won a battle with Gen. William Westmoreland, who banned female reporters from covering the war in combat situations. She and
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