Cartoonists | Cartooning | Syndication News | Magazine Cartoons

Cartoonists Cartoonists were making a lot of news in the world of syndication in 1990. Look at this article from over a quarter of a century ago that appeared in Editor & Publisher magazine’s ‘Syndicates / News Services‘ section. Ann Landers column had been running for 35 years already and Charles M. Schulz was over […]

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Homeless Cartoons About Homelessness

Homeless Cartoons Homeless cartoons featuring homeless cartoon characters from my catalogs here are a reflection of my perception of homelessness. Some may seem off base, since I’ve personally never been homeless and can’t imagine what the impact of being homeless is like. My homeless cartoons offered here are not to make fun but rather make […]

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Political Cartoonists

Political Cartoonists Political cartoonists received little respect back in the day when many city newspapers all had their own cartoonists working for them. Many were syndicated beyond their regular on staff jobs and those who were in many newspapers found their work published in books and much more. This article from Editor & Publisher magazine’s […]

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Cartoon Ideas For Gag Cartoons and Comic Strips Take Time & Patience

Cartoon Ideas Cartoon ideas are easy to come by at certain times. The concept of gag writing and idea formation takes time and some mental creativity. This article in a December 1990 issue of Editor & Publisher brings to light some interesting aspects as to a successful formula for creating the Baby Blues comic strip, […]

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Delivering Cartoons Electronically By Email

Electronic Cartoon Delivery Electronic cartoon delivery being featured in this article in the ‘Syndicates / News Services’ section from Editor & Publisher’s August 1990 issue seems relatively laughable now. But long before cartoonists became enthralled with the use of technology in their cartooning business, sending cartoons by email almost seemed like science fiction. I am […]

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Insurance Cartoons About Insuring Home – Health – Life

Insurance Cartoons Insurance cartoons of all kinds are available from my catalog of work. Life insurance, homeowner’s insurance and car insurance cartoon panels can quickly and easily be browsed and purchased and downloaded at your convenience for a variety of uses. The subject of insurance can be somewhat boring and monotonous. By clicking the cartoon, […]

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Environmental Cartoons About Global Warming and Climate Change

Environmental Cartoons Environmental cartoons were popular as far back as 1990 as is evidenced in this article appearing in the syndicates / news services section of Editor & Publisher magazine. Global warming and all of the political arguments I’m going to leave to those who want to argue about that part of it and devote […]

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Comic Strip Prices Paid For Syndicated Cartoons

Cartoon Comic Strip Prices Cartoon comic strip prices that are paid to syndicates by subscribing newspapers vary. Normally it’s based on the size or circulation of each respective newspaper. Normally, the larger the newspaper, the more it will pay for a syndicated cartoon panel or comic strip.   I learned what pricing techniques to use […]

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Cartoonist Sabbaticals – vacations for syndicated cartoonists

Cartoonist Sabbatical Cartoonist sabbatical vacation time may sometimes be a necessary evil in the syndication business allowing cartoonist’s extra time to mentally recharge their batteries. I say this because this interesting news article about cartoonist Bill Watterson taking a nine month vacation back in 1991 raised a lot of editor’s eyebrows when it was announced […]

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