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From the Pulitzer timeline: 1936
Public Service: Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Gazette
Letters, Drama, and Music
Honey in the Horn
by Harold L. Davis (Harper)
by Robert E. Sherwood
A Constitutional History of the United States
by Andrew C. McLaughlin (Appleton)
Biography or Autobiography
The Thought and Character of William James
by Ralph Barton Perry (Little)
by Robert P. Tristram Coffin (Macmillan)
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Cedar Rapids Gazette
, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
For its crusade against corruption and misgovernment in the State of Iowa.
Lauren D. Lyman of
The New York Times
For his exclusive story revealing that the Charles A. Lindbergh family was leaving the United States to live in England.
Wilfred C. Barber
For his reports of the war in Ethiopia. (A posthumous award.)
Felix Morley and George B. Parker of
Washington Post and Scripps-Howard Newspapers
For distinguished editorial writing during the year.