Quotation by Lesley Stahl

One day my mother called me ... and she said, "Forty-nine million Americans saw you on television tonight. One of them is the father of my future grandchild, but he's never going to call you because you wore your glasses."
Lesley Stahl (b. 1941), U.S. television newswoman. As quoted in Women in Television News, ch. 3 (1976).

Said on May 11, 1973. At the time, Stahl was the only television newswoman who regularly wore glasses on the air.
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