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GRAHAM HOLDINGS CO filed this Form S-8 on 06/24/1994
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    As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 24, 1994

                                             REGISTRATION NO.
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                       SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
                             WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

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                                    FORM S-8
                             REGISTRATION STATEMENT
                                     UNDER
                           THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933

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                          THE WASHINGTON POST COMPANY
             (EXACT NAME OF REGISTRANT AS SPECIFIED IN ITS CHARTER)

        Delaware                                         53-0182885
(STATE OF INCORPORATION)                              (I.R.S. EMPLOYER
                                                    IDENTIFICATION NO.)
                                                  
                              1150 15th St., N.W.
                             Washington, D.C. 20071
                    (ADDRESS OF PRINCIPAL EXECUTIVE OFFICES)

                 The Washington Post Company Stock Option Plan
                              (FULL TITLE OF PLAN)

                                Diana M. Daniels
                       Vice President and General Counsel
                          The Washington Post Company
                             1150 15th Street, N.W.
                             Washington, D.C. 20071
                                 (202) 334-6694
                      (NAME, ADDRESS AND TELEPHONE NUMBER,
                   INCLUDING AREA CODE, OF AGENT FOR SERVICE)

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                                  COPIES TO:
                                      
                           Cravath, Swaine & Moore
                               Worldwide Plaza
                               825 Eighth Avenue
                             New York, N.Y. 10019
                                (212) 474-1000
                      Attention: Melvin L. Bedrick, Esq.
                                      
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                        CALCULATION OF REGISTRATION FEE


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                                                      PROPOSED MAXIMUM    PROPOSED MAXIMUM       AMOUNT OF
    TITLE OF SECURITIES TO BE        AMOUNT TO BE    OFFERING PRICE PER  AGGREGATE OFFERING REGISTRATION FEE (1)
            REGISTERED                REGISTERED          SHARE (1)          PRICE (1)              
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 Class B Common Stock, par value        500,000           $236.1875       $118,093,750.00       $40,721.98
         $1.00 per share
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(1) Pursuant to Rule 457(h) and Rule 457(c), the proposed maximum offering
    price per share and the registration fee are based on the reported average
    of the high and low prices for The Washington Post Company Class B Common
    Stock on the New York Stock Exchange on June 17, 1994.

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