Individual 1970

Personal Award: John E. Drewry

For his leading role in the foundation of the George Foster Peabody Awards; for his tact and judgment in administering them over the past thirty years, and for his faith in what they would come to mean to the broadcasting industry, we of the present Board present a special citation of gratitude to John E. Drewry, Dean Emeritus of the Henry W. Grady School of Journalism, the University of Georgia.