The Pulitzer Prize Award Winners
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Journalism Awards
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PUBLIC SERVICE Washington Post
For its investigation of the Watergate case.
LOCAL GENERAL OR SPOT NEWS REPORTING Chicago Tribune of Chicago Tribune
For uncovering flagrant violations of voting procedures in the primary election of March 21, 1972.
LOCAL INVESTIGATIVE SPECIALIZED REPORTING The Sun Newspapers Of Omaha of The Sun Newspapers Of Omaha
For uncovering the large financial resources of Boys Town, Nebraska, leading to reforms in this charitable organization's solicitation and use of funds contributed by the public.
NATIONAL REPORTING Robert Boyd and Clark Hoyt of Knight Newspapers
For their disclosure of Senator Thomas Eagleton's history of psychiatric therapy, resulting in his withdrawal as the Democratic Vice Presidential nominee in 1972
INTERNATIONAL REPORTING Max Frankel of New York Times
For his coverage of President Nixon's visit to China in 1972.
COMMENTARY David S. Broder of Washington Post
For his columns during 1972.
CRITICISM Ronald Powers of Chicago Sun-Times
For his critical writing about television during 1972.
EDITORIAL WRITING Roger B. Linscott of Berkshire Eagle, Pittsfield, Mass.
For his editorials during 1972.
EDITORIAL CARTOONING (No Award)
SPOT NEWS PHOTOGRAPHY Huynh Cong Ut of Associated Press
For his photograph, "The Terror of War," depicting children in flight from a napalm bombing.
FEATURE PHOTOGRAPHY Brian Lanker of Topeka Capital-Journal
For his sequence on child birth, as exemplified by his photograph, "Moment of Life."

Letters, Music and Drama Awards
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FICTION The Optimists Daughter by Eudora Welty (Random)
DRAMA That Championship Season by Jason Miller
HISTORY People of Paradox: An Inquiry Concerning the Origins of American Civilization by Michael Kammen (Knopf)
BIOGRAPHY OR AUTOBIOGRAPHY Luce and His Empire by W. A. Swanberg (Scribner)
POETRY Up Country by Maxine Kumin (Harper)
GENERAL NON-FICTION Fire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam by Frances Fitzgerald (Little)
GENERAL NON-FICTION Children of Crisis, Vols. II and III by Robert Coles (Little)
MUSIC String Quartet No. 3 by Elliott Carter
Premiered by the Juilliard String Quartet at Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, New York City, on January 23, 1973.

Other Awards
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SPECIAL AWARDS AND CITATIONS - LETTERS James Thomas Flexner
A special citation to George Washington, Vols. I-IV, by James Thomas Flexner.

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