Florence Morning News Newspaper Archives Jul 6 1970, Page 12

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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - July 6, 1970, Florence, South CarolinaBest sketching of a presiden it t s not the kind of present which comes to everyone. However it s becoming a tradition for the association of american editorial cartoonists to their unique gifts to the president of the United states in the form of a collection of their sketches of him. Presidents Eisenhower Kennedy and Johnson each received such a volume. In september 1969, members of the Alec presented a leather bound volume containing 74 original caricatures to president Richard Nixon. The Book bears the Gold presidential Seal and president Nixon s name on the cover. The photo above shows the president taking the jokes Well. He s with officials of the cartoonists association at the presentation which took place in his private study in the executive building in Washington . Three Walls of the study Are already covered with cartoons of himself which president Nixon has collected during his Public life. The cartoonists from left to right Are Jim Berryman Art Wood Gene Basset John Stam Pone John Milt Morris Charles Brooks Alec John Collins Gene Payne Warren King and by Rosen. The members of the association Are editorial cartoonists for newspapers and news services throughout the . And Canada. The president was also presented with an honorary membership plaque and card he d been made an honorary Mem Ber when he was vice Padus the president about to receive membership plaque from John Milt Morris of the associated press Alec 1st vice president and Secretary treasurer. This week s pict urfi show a news Catuccy. M self Rosa urn ,60

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