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Alaska cartoonist gets industry award: 'Tundra' creator named 'Best in Newspaper Panels Division' by peers" The Wasilla-based cartoonist of "Tundra" fame spent...unnoticed by Carpenter's fellow cartoonists. In May at the 62nd Annual...Division" by the National Cartoonist Society. "The best way...obviously isn't a lot of cartoonists, it was really neat to be...

...Baldwin hadn't persuaded Angelou, still grieving over King's death, to attend a party at the home of Jules Feiffer, a cartoonist and writer. Feiffer was so taken by Angelou that he mentioned her to Random House editor Bob Loomis, who persuaded her to...
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...revolution, there has been a rise in convictions for so-called attacks on religion, especially by artists. A Tunisian cartoonist is in the second year of a seven-year sentence for posting cartoons insulting to the Prophet Muhammad on Facebook.Constitutional...

...chess during an induction ceremony that featured the unveiling of chess- and rubber duck-themed cartoons by syndicated cartoonist Leigh Rubin.Chess can be traced back centuries to an ancient Indian war game, but evolved into the game it is today by...
"America's Riddle King" & Children's book author Mike Thaler visits Redoubt

...the title of "America's Riddle King" and "The Court Jester of Children's Literature." Thaler says he started as a cartoonist in New York when a famous editor Ursula Nordstrom called him, "She had seen a cartoon that I had done and she asked me if...
Central Peninsula Hospital Celebrates Volunteer Week

...poster for students at Redoubt Elementary.# 008, Author & Cartoonist Mike Thaler encourages kids worldwide to follow their dreams...of Children's Literature." Thaler says he started as a cartoonist in New York when a famous editor Ursula Nordstrom called him...
Cartoon does not represent Agrium well

...cartoon that linked Agrium's Kenai Nitrogen Operations to the recent corruption trials under way in Alaska. The message the cartoonist was trying to send is unclear to me; however, I am extremely offended by the inference. Agrium has not been involved in...
Duck Stamps: Not Just For Hunters

...first Federal Duck Stamp was designed in 1934 by Jay Norwood "Ding" Darling (1876-1962), a Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist for the Des Moines Register. He served as chief of the U. S. Biological Survey (which merged with the Bureau of Fisheries...
Kenai Dental Clinic welcomes Doc Halliday

...the Dispatch. Halliday says it wasn?t the nickname that got him interested in dentistry, ?Actually I wanted to be a cartoonist when I was a kid, then in high school I was interested in forestry, but living in western Oregon there wasn?t any work...
Former area resident pursues Philippines art school for poor

...Johnrei is one of his design students who had to drop out of college to care for his ill grandmother. He is a talented cartoonist and painter, Nelson said, but he lives about an hour away. Transportation is often difficult and the organization picks...


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