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William Anthony Auth Jr.
(born May 7, 1942, in Akron
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), better known as Tony Auth
, is an editorial cartoonist for The Philadelphia Inquirer
The Philadelphia Inquirer is a morning daily newspaper that serves the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, metropolitan area of the United States. The newspaper was founded by John R. Walker and John Norvell in June 1829 as The Pennsylvania Inquirer and is the third-oldest surviving daily newspaper in the...
, where he has worked since 1971. His other work includes the comic strip Full Disclosure
, which he worked on in 1982 and 1983, and Norb
, which he worked on in 1989. He won the Pulitzer Prize
The Pulitzer Prize is a U.S. award for achievements in newspaper and online journalism, literature and musical composition. It was established by American publisher Joseph Pulitzer and is administered by Columbia University in New York City...
in 1976 and the Herblock Prize
The Herblock Prize for editorial cartooning is an annual $15,000 after-tax cash prize, and a sterling silver Tiffany trophy....
Auth attended UCLA
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and worked on the Daily Bruin
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, the school newspaper.