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Salient. Victoria University of Wellington Students' Newspaper. Volume 31 Number 14. June 25, 1968

Prize reporting

Prize reporting

Mr. Gerard Curry, co-editor of Salient In 1967, has been awarded the Salient Reporting Prize for 1967.

Mr E. A. K. Swiney, a former chief sub-editor of the "Evening Post", awarded the prize to Mr Curry for his article entitled "Slum Living for Students".

The article has "human Interest bears evidence of careful inquiries having been made and makes a sharp impact on the mind," the judge said.

For the 1967 prize $20.00 has been made available. Under the conditions setting up the prize Mr Curry may purchase "a book or books approved by the President for the time being of the Students' Association".

The book or books, under the conditions, are to have as en inscription the words "Comment is free but facts are sacred.—C. P. Scott of the Manchester Guardian".