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From the Pulitzer timeline: 1931
Poetry: "Collected Poems" by Robert Frost (portrait)
Letters, Drama, and Music
Years of Grace
by Margaret Ayer Barnes (Houghton)
by Susan Glaspell
The Coming of the War 1914
by Bernadotte E. Schmitt (Scribner)
Biography or Autobiography
Charles W. Eliot
by Henry James (Houghton)
by Robert Frost (Holt)
There are no special citations for this time period.
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The Atlanta Constitution
For a successful municipal graft exposure and consequent convictions.
A. B. MacDonald of
Kansas City (MO) Star
For his work in connection with a murder in Amarillo, Texas.
H. R. Knickerbocker of
Philadelphia Public Ledger and New York Evening Post
For a series of articles on the practical operation of the Five Year Plan in Russia.
Charles S. Ryckman of
Fremont (NE) Tribune
For the editorial entitled "The Gentlemen from Nebraska."
Edmund Duffy of
The Baltimore Sun
For "An Old Struggle Still Going On."