above: Seth Boyes, Dickinson County News
This year’s observance will be held Oct. 4-10.
This 80th annual National Newspaper Week is a recognition of the service of newspapers and their employees across North America and is sponsored by Newspaper Association Managers.
Among the editorial and graphic material available to newspapers are cartoons.
The cartoons are specially created for this service and by
Randy Bish, Bishtoons
Seth Boyes (read how he created his contribution, with sketches and discarded ideas)
Jeff Koterba, CagleCartoons
Mike Thompson, USA Today
Terry C. Wise, freelance
Check out all the material at nationalnewspaperweek.com,
then seriously think about subscribing to your local newspaper.