Gus EdsonThe clip runs about four minutes shy of its reported 10 minute length. Regardless, this is a terrific chance to see all these fellows, all in suit and tie, eating and drinking while Mr. Wilson reels off their cartoon stats.
Scott Fisher (editorial cartoonist Minneapolis Tribune)
Joe Long (editorial cartoonist Chicago Sun-Times)
Raymond Van Buren
William de la Torre
Henry F----- (not a dirty word - I just didn't catch it; created "Joe Jinx" comic strip)
Meyer Mayo (unsure of name; a Hollywood Citizen News editorial cartoonist)
Who's missing? NCS President Rube Goldberg. This was shot in California, so maybe Mr. Goldberg stayed home in New York.
What's different now? Obviously, what's changed is that cartooning is no longer an exclusive white boys club. The cartooning field is no longer so formally attired, either.
Hat tip to Jay Lynch and Mark Newgarden!