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Omaha (NE) World-Herald
For its initiative and originality in planning a state-wide campaign for the collection of scrap metal for the war effort. The Nebraska plan was adopted on a national scale by the daily newspapers, resulting in a united effort which succeeded in supplying our war industries with necessary scrap material.
George Weller of Chicago Daily News
For his graphic story of how a U.S. Navy Pharmacist's Mate under enemy waters in a submarine performed an operation for appendicitis saving a sailor's life.
Hanson W. Baldwin of The New York Times
For his report of his wartime tour of the Southwest Pacific.
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Telegraphic Reporting (International)
Ira Wolfert of North American Newspaper Alliance, Inc.
For his series of three articles on the fifth battle of the Solomons.
Forrest W. Seymour of Register and Tribune, Des Moines, IA
For his editorials published during the calendar year 1942.
Jay Norwood Darling of Des Moines Register & Tribune
For "What a Place For a Waste Paper Salvage Campaign."
Frank Noel of Associated Press
For his photo entitled, "Water!" serviced by the AP.