'This Week': Powerhouse Puzzler

Outgoing ABC News White House correspondent Ann Compton recalls reporting on the first ever episode of “This Week.”
0:58 | 09/07/14

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Our powerhouse puzzler -- and Compton wrapping up more than forty years at the White House for ABC news this week. I -- a report on the very first this week broadcast I was covering President Reagan on a trip to Texas so the questionnaires. What year did this week. Premier. So what -- did this week for -- analysts say the white forwards. 1960 were eighty to 8181. Okay -- and the answer. And the answer this week premiered on November 15 1981. And President Reagan had gone to Texas to go hunting. I remember the first line of my script when he appeared in full camouflaged. The president of the United States dressed to kill. The producers make me change the bush and won't take it personally -- don't.

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