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Browsing items in: Willard Combes Editorial Cartoon Collection

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    • A Big Job of Digging!

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Cleaveland, Moses; Cleveland Chamber Of Commerce; Cuyahoga River; Steam shovels
    • Editorial cartoon by Willard Combes depicting Moses Cleaveland standing in water using a shovel. In front of him on the water are the words "Half Measures." There is also a man operating a steam shovel with the words "Chamber of Commerce...
    • A Strain on the City's Heart!

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Cleveland; Terminal Tower (Cleveland, Ohio); Escalators; Stairways;
    • Editorial cartoon by Willard Combes depicting people climbing a long flight of stairs at Terminal Tower in downtown Cleveland, Ohio. There is a sign on the wall that reads "Postwar plans--Why not escalators in the Terminal?" At the bottom of the...
    • Angela Wright Combes

    • Combes, Willard; Combes, Richard W.; Turner, Orren Jack; Combes, Angela Wright;
    • Black and white bridal photograph by Orren Jack Turner of the daughter-in-law of Willard Combes. Verso reads "Mrs. Willard Combes" but it is believed that this should say "Mrs. Richard W. Combes." The bride is Angela Wright Combes.
    • Award Yourself an E for Patriotism!

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Dogs; War bonds & funds; Keys (Hardware)
    • Editorial cartoon by Willard Combes depicting a man holding a key that has the letter "E" on the end of it and a sign that reads "E BONDS 6TH WAR LOAN." The man is saying "yEs sir - it's thE kEy to thE futurE!" There is a dog in the lower right...
    • Burton For Mayor

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Burton, Harold Hitz; Political elections; Racketeering; Political corruption
    • Editorial cartoon by Willard Combes depicting two men in suits wearing hats. On the vest of one of the men is the word "GRAFTER" and on the vest of the other man is "Racketeer." Behind them is a sign that reads "BURTON FOR MAYOR" and one of the...
    • Carry On!

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Flags; War bonds & funds;
    • Editorial cartoon by Willard Combes depicting an American flag and a number seven underneath it with the words "7th War Loan Drive." This cartoon was published in The Cleveland Press on May 15, 1945.
    • Changing the Guard!

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Cleveland; Lausche, Frank John; Burke, Thomas A. (Aloysius); Politics; Politicians; Automobiles
    • Editorial cartoon by Willard Combes depicting Governor Frank Lausche being driven in a car with the words "To Columbus" on the side of it. The car is splashing through a large puddle that has the words "CLEVELAND PROBLEMS." Next to the car is...
    • combes076

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Combes, Vivian Kepler
    • Black and white photograph of a portrait of Vivian Kepler Combes done by her husband, Willard W. Combes. Verso contains an obituary which reads "Mrs. Willard W. Combes. From the time she entered the old Cleveland Art School as a student, where...
    • Day After Day!

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Snow; Cleveland; Winter; Shovels;
    • Editorial cartoon by Willard Combes depicting a man up to his head in snow shoveling. The man is wearing mittens and a hat and there are snow-covered houses in the background. This cartoon was published in The Cleveland Press on December 28, 1944.
    • Editorial cartoon by Willard Combes

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Cleveland; Cleveland Electric Illuminating Co.; Strikes; Wildcat strikes; World War II
    • Editorial cartoon by Willard Combes depicting a man throwing a rock or large piece of coal with the word "STRIKE" on it at a lit light bulb. On the light bulb are written the words "Our War Time Light and Power." The man is standing on a sign...
    • Editorial cartoon of Mayor Thomas Burke

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Burke, Thomas A. (Aloysius); Engineering; Dogs
    • Editorial cartoon by Willard Combes depicting Mayor Thomas Burke dropping ants down the pants of a man from the city engineering department. Mayor Burke is saying "I'll get some action." The man from the engineering department is leaning on a box...
    • Get at It in a Big Way!

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Cleveland; Cleveland City Council; Investigation
    • Editorial cartoon by Willard Combes depicting a man standing on top of a pile of papers with a sign reading "Records of City Purchases" on the front of it. There is a tag attached to the man that reads "Investigating Committee" and he is saying...
    • Get at It in a Big Way!

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Craftint Manufacturing Company; Cleveland
    • Section of editorial cartoon by Willard Combes on Craftint Singletone Drawing Board Pattern No. B30. This is an enlarged section of drawing "combes036" giving a close-up view to demonstrate the use of developers on Craftint singletone drawing...
    • Go to It, Doctor!

    • Combes, Willard; Editorial cartoons; Cleveland State Hospital
    • Editorial cartoon by Willard Combes depicting Dr. Tallman with the words "I'll correct it" over his head while he is rolling up his sleeves. He is standing on a sign that reads "Dr. Tallman" and facing a replica of the Cleveland State Hospital on...

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