1962

Winners of the Journalism Pulitzer Prize


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1962 - Breaking News ReportingRobert D. MullinsDeseret NewsRobert D. Mullins, Deseret News, Salt Lake City, UT, "For his resourceful coverage of a murder and kidnapping at Dead Horse Point, Utah."
1962 - Editorial CartooningEdmund S. ValtmanHartford TimesEdmund S. Valtman, Hartford Times, "for 'What You Need, Man, Is a Revolution Like Mine', published on August 31, 1961"
1962 - Editorial WritingThomas M. StorkeSanta Barbara News PressThomas M. Storke, Santa Barbara News-Press, "for his forceful editorials calling public attention to the activities of a semi-secret organization known as the John Birch Society"
1962 - International ReportingWalter LippmannNew York Herald TribuneWalter Lippmann, New York Herald Tribune Syndicate, "for his 1961 interview with Soviet Premier Khrushchev, as illustrative of Lippmann's long and distinguished contribution to American journalism."
1962 - Investigative ReportingGeorge BlissChicago TribuneGeorge Bliss, Chicago Tribune, "for his initiative in uncovering scandals in the Metropolitan Sanitary District of Greater Chicago, with resultant remedial action."
1962 - National ReportingGene S. GrahamNathan G. CaldwellNashville TennesseanNathan G. Caldwell and Gene S. Graham, Nashville Tennessean, "for their exclusive disclosure and six years of detailed reporting, under great difficulties, of the undercover cooperation between management interests in the coal industry and the United Mine Workers."
1962 - PhotographyPaul VathisAssociated PressPaul Vathis of the Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, bureau of the Associated Press, for the photograph Serious Steps, published April 22, 1961.
1962 - Public ServicePanama City News Herald (Staff)Panama City News HeraldPanama City News-Herald, "for its three-year campaign against entrenched power and corruption, with resultant reforms in Panama City and Bay County."


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