Murrow’s Boys

Published: August 25, 2016
The Murrow Center at Tufts University

Throughout his storied career at CBS, Edward R. Murrow hired a number of acclaimed producers and reporters, including William L. Shirer (pictured here with Murrow). This group came to be known as Murrow’s Boys. Several of these journalists also contributed essays to the 1950s This I Believe series. Click the links below to read statements from these esteemed newsmen.

  1. A Reporter Quotes His Sources
  2. Faith Springs from the Soul
  3. The Armor of Cynicism
  4. Action Is the Measure
  5. At the Frontier