Veteran television newsman Sander Vanocur dies at 91


Neal Barton:TAKE VOVETERAN TELEVISION NEWSMAN SANDER VANOCUR HAS DIED AT THE AGE OF 91.his son chris sad he died monday in SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA.HE HAD BEEN DEALING WITH DEMENTIA THE PAST FEW YEARS.VANOCUR COVERED THE BIGGEST STORIES IN U-S POLITICS FROM ELECTIONS TO THE VIETNAM WAR TO THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT.AS NATIONAL POLITICAL CORRESPONDENT FOR N-B-C, VANOCUR WAS A panelist AT THE FIRST PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE BETWEEN JOHN F. KENNEDY AND RICHARD NIXON IN 1960.HE ALSO INTERVIEWED ROBERT F. KENNEDY TWO DAYS BEFORE HE WAS ASSASSINATED IN 1968. 3

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