Comments for: Mainers recall Walter Cronkite with fondness

Posted July 18, 2009, at 7:33 p.m.

Many older Mainers will remember Walter Cronkite from seeing his face on TV, delivering authoritative news about President Kennedy’s assassination or the Iran hostage crisis, but a few remember him as a colleague or a family friend.

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