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Mitchel, Charles (1920 - 1996)
RTÉ newsreader Charles Mitchel in the newsroom in 1972. He is sitting at his desk holding a newspaper. There is a typewriter beside him.
Charles Mitchel was Telefís Éireann's first newsreader; he read the first bulletin for the station on 1 January 1962. He was also an actor with the Gaiety Theatre from 1947 until he joined RTÉ. He retired from the station in November 1984.
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(01/Jan/1972 - 01/Jan/1972)