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Godfrey Sperling Obituary

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WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 23: FILE, Godfrey Sperling (right) standing next to Katherine W. Fanning, the editor of the Christian Science Monitor, and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole (R-Kan.) at the 20th anniversary of his breakfasts, in Washington, DC on February 23, 1986. Sperling, a Washington journalist whose weekly on-the-record breakfasts served as essential feasting for reporters eager for access to presidential aspirants, political spinmeisters and other newsmakers hoping to influence the national dialogue, died Sept. 11 at the Knollwood retirement home in Washington. He was two weeks short of his 98th birthday. (Photo by James A Parcell/The Washington Post via Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 23: FILE, Godfrey Sperling (right) standing next to Katherine W. Fanning, the editor of the Christian Science Monitor, and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole (R-Kan.) at the 20th anniversary of his breakfasts, in Washington, DC on February 23, 1986. Sperling, a Washington journalist whose weekly on-the-record breakfasts served as essential feasting for reporters eager for access to presidential aspirants, political spinmeisters and other newsmakers hoping to influence the national dialogue, died Sept. 11 at the Knollwood retirement home in Washington. He was two weeks short of his 98th birthday. (Photo by James A Parcell/The Washington Post via Getty Images)
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Godfrey Sperling standing next to Katherine W Fanning the editor of... News Photo 180361056Anniversary,Bob Dole,Breakfast,Christian Science Monitor,Editor,Filing,Horizontal,Human Interest,Standing,USA,United States Senate,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: The Washington Post 2013 The Washington PostWASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 23: FILE, Godfrey Sperling (right) standing next to Katherine W. Fanning, the editor of the Christian Science Monitor, and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole (R-Kan.) at the 20th anniversary of his breakfasts, in Washington, DC on February 23, 1986. Sperling, a Washington journalist whose weekly on-the-record breakfasts served as essential feasting for reporters eager for access to presidential aspirants, political spinmeisters and other newsmakers hoping to influence the national dialogue, died Sept. 11 at the Knollwood retirement home in Washington. He was two weeks short of his 98th birthday. (Photo by James A Parcell/The Washington Post via Getty Images)