1953 Pulitzer Prize
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The following are the Pulitzer Prizes for 1953.
- Public Service:
- Whiteville (N.C.) News Reporter and Tabor City (N.C.) Tribune, two weekly newspapers, for their successful campaign against the Ku Klux Klan, waged on their own doorstep at the risk of economic loss and personal danger, culminating in the conviction of over one hundred Klansmen and an end to terrorism in their communities.
- Local Reporting, Edition Time:
- Editorial staff of the Providence Journal and Evening Bulletin, for their spontaneous and cooperative coverage of a bank robbery and police chase leading to the capture of the bandit.
- Local Report, No Edition Time:
- National Reporting:
- International Reporting:
- Editorial Writing:
- Editorial Cartooning:
- Special Citation:
Letters, Drama and Music Awards
- Biography or Autobiography:
- No award given
- "Journal man gets Pulitzer". Milwaukee Journal. May 4, 1953 – via NewsBank.