The Press: Missouri Medals

At Columbia, Mo. last week the School of Journalism of the University of Missouri gave its annual medals for distinguished service in journalism. As in previous years, the selection of obviously dominant publications and individuals honored the School as much as the recipients. The awards:

Robert Paine Scripps, "for achieving and maintaining an intrepid, public spirited and carefully informed journalism; . . . for seeing and meeting the need today for an aggressive, constructive liberalism to combat in the interests of that great middle stratum of our American people the domestic and international...

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