Winner 1966

CBS Reports: The Poisoned Air

CBS News

For its wide-ranging timely survey of how the rapidly growing menace of air pollution affects the health and property of 100 million Americans at an annual cost of 11 billion dollars, a Peabody Special Award goes to CBS Reports, with appreciation for its in-depth television study in the best tradition of CBS News which covered major areas abroad and in the United States, clearly indicating that this problem is not insoluble with intelligent, cooperative effort.