The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

Providence Journal, Its Editor and Publisher, Sevellon Brown, and Ben Bagdikian, Reporter for the Series of Articles Analyzing the Broadcasts of Top Commentators





 1950 | Providence Journal, Rhode Island, Sevellon Brown, Editor and Publisher, Ben Bagdikian, Reporter

(Honorable Mention) To the Providence, (R.I.) Journal, to Sevellon Brown, editor and publisher, and to a brilliant young reporter, Ben Bagdikian, who in a series of lively articles carried out the most exacting, thorough and readable check-up of broadcasts by Walter Winchell, Drew Pearson and Fulton Lewis, Jr. Radio has a constant need of good critics. Here was criticism of the very highest order, and as readable as it was accurate.