From the Pulitzer timeline: 1923
1923 Winners


Letters, Drama, and Music

One of Ours by Willa Cather (Knopf)
Icebound by Owen Davis
The Supreme Court in United States History by Charles Warren (Little)
Biography or Autobiography
The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page by Burton J. Hendrick (Houghton)
The Ballad of the Harp-Weaver: A Few Figs from Thistles: Eight Sonnets in American Poetry, 1922. A Miscellany by Edna St. Vincent Millay (Harper)

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Public Service
Memphis Commercial Appeal
For its courageous attitude in the publication of cartoons and the handling of news in reference to the operations of the Ku Klux Klan.
Alva Johnston of The New York Times
For his reports of the proceedings of the convention of the American Association for the Advancement of Science held in Cambridge Mass., in December, 1922.
Editorial Writing
William Allen White of Emporia (KS) Gazette
For an editorial entitled "To an Anxious Friend."
Editorial Cartooning
(No Award)