Vance Trimble

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Vance Harrison Trimble (born July 6, 1913) is an American journalist and writer. He was born in Harrison, Arkansas. He won the 1960 Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting.[1][2]

Trimble was known for his national reporting about nepotism and payroll abuse in the U.S. Congress. In his life, Trimble has worked in the newspaper business for over fifty years. Trimble was inducted into the Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame in 1974. He has published numerous books since his retirement.

Trimble turned 100 in July 2013. He lives in Wewoka, Oklahoma.[3]

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  1. "Vance Trimble Collection" (PDF). OU Library. Retrieved 14 May 2015.
  2. "http://www.pulitzer.org/awards/1960". The Pulitzer Prizes. Retrieved 14 May 2015. External link in |title= (help)
  3. Anson, Karen. "Wewoka author, journalist is one of Oklahoma's hidden gems". News OK. Retrieved 14 May 2015.

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