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PART F: DOCUMENTATION

The university of Journalism at Columbia collage has provided the Pulitzer Prize because 1917. these days there are prizes in 21 different types from the fields of journalism, literature and track. The Pulitzer Prize Archive provides the historical past of this award from its beginnings to the current: In components A to E the awarding of the prize in each one type is documented, commented and organized chronologically. half F covers the background of the prize biographically and bibliographically. half G offers the history to the choices.

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The story was developed under most difficult conditions and at considerable risk of reprisals from powerful forces. The Chicago Daily News," the report continues, "uncovered the Hodge fraud that resulted in the resig73 74 75 76 77 78 79 Public Service Jury Report, March 10, 1953, pp. 1 ff. Columbia University, The Pulitzer Prizes, op. , p. 5. , pp. 5 f. Public Service Jury Report, undated (March 1955), pp. 1 ff. Columbia University, The Pulitzer Prizes, op. , p. 6. Public Service Jury Report, March 12, 1956, p.

There was a tie between the Los Angeles Times and Newsday of Long Island. "The jury felt," the report states, "that an edge, if any, should go to the Los Angeles Times. " Second recommendation was the Bristol Herald Courier from Virginia. "105 In 1970 the shortlist of the jury recommended four newspapers: 1. " 2. " 3. " 4. 106 This time the Advisory Board accepted the jury's first choice. "107 The jury in 1971, after considering seventy-eight entries, recommended that the prize should go to Newsday, the paper which had also won in the previous year.

1. Columbia University, The Pulitzer Prizes, op. , p. 1. Public Service Jury Report, March 5,1971, p. 1. Columbia University, The Pulitzer Prizes, op. , p. 7. " There were also five other entries listed for the following ranks, they were: the Boston Globe, the Pontiac Press, the Philadelphia Inquirer, Newsday and the Montgomery Advertiser. "110 The Advisory Board "found itself in complete agreement on the major point at issue - that the Pentagon Papers should have been published. It therefore voted unanimously to recommend the award...

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