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A description of Artemus Ward for the caricaturist

January 6, 2019 | By Jim Stovall | No Comments | Filed in: journalism, writers, writing.

If ever there was a description that demanded a caricature, it is this one of Charles Farrar Brown, aka Artemus Ward. His fellow editor at the Cleveland Plain Dealer, George Hoyt, wrote: His desk was a rickety table which had been whittled and gashed until it looked as if it had been the victim of • Read More »

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