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Shoemaker  Cartoons, SHOEMAKER, Vaughn.

Author Name    SHOEMAKER, Vaughn.

Book Title   Shoemaker Cartoons

Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.)   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good with no dust jacket

Edition   Limited Edition; Various

Publisher's Name    Chicago Tribune 1966

Illustrated By   Illustrated by Author

Inscription   Signed by Author

Seller ID or SKU   60761

A signed limited edition copy with a hand drawn Cartoon of "John Q. Public" on endpaper above signature. Some light soiling to cover,but book in Archival sleeve to preserve condition. Vaughn Richard Shoemaker (August 11, 1902 Chicago, Illinois August 18, 1991 Carol Stream, Illinois) was an American editorial cartoonist. He won the 1938 and 1947 Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning and created the character John Q. Public.Shoemaker started his career at the Chicago Daily News and spent 22 years there. His 1938 Pulitzer cartoon for the paper was "The Road Back", featuring a World War I soldier marching back to war. The 1947 winning cartoon for the paper was "Still Racing His Shadow", featuring "new wage demands" of workers trying to outrun his shadow "cost of living". He went on to work for the New York Herald Tribune, the Chicago American, and Chicago Today. By his 1972 retirement he had drawn over 14,000 cartoons.; Illustrations; 9.70 X 7.90 X 1 inches; Signed by Author

Price = 26.97 USD


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