Broadcaster, Broker Joe Sitrick Dies At 98

Over a long career, he worked for NBC News in Washington, Broadcasting Magazine, Voice of America, the State Department, the NAB, and as chief of staff and assistant chairman of the FCC. The rest of his career was with Blackburn & Co. where he represented networks, major station groups and local owners in negotiating the sale and purchase of radio and TV stations. Among those he represented in buying or selling stations were Johnny Carson, Merv Griffin, Danny Kaye, Joe Garagiola and Chet Huntley.