Murphy Martin

A native of Lufkin, Texas, Murphy Martin served as a news anchorman for more than twenty-five years, including a five-year stint at ABC-TV in New York. He was the first network anchor to originate an entire television news program via satellite from Europe. While with ABC, Martin replaced John Cameron Swayze as anchor of fifteen weekly network radio newscasts carried by more than 500 ABC stations in America and hosted ABC's weekly Issues and Answers program on numerous occasions. He co-...See more