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Ask A Cartoonist: Back To School Wisdom

It's Back To School time!

It's an exciting time of year for everyone-- young and old alike-- heading back to school. I've asked our cartoonists to share their thoughts, advice, and reminiscences on going back into the classroom.

Bill Griffith, Zippy the Pinhead:

My "back to school" days have returned late in my life---I've been teaching comics to college kids at the School of Visual Arts in New York for the past five years.

When September rolls around, I get that same fluttery feeling, thinking about classrooms and students and new shoes, only now, I'm the teacher and not the pupil.
Ironic, huh?

Ron Ferdinand, Dennis the Menace:

Back to school is usually played for laughs in DENNIS.......but not this time.

Bill Holbrook, Kevin & Kell, On the Fastrack, and Safe Havens:

Safe Havens is set on a college campus, so Back to School time is always a big event for everyone involved.


John Rose, Barney Google & Snuffy Smith:

Here in Hootin' Holler we hope students everywhere have a bodacious school year! Even Jughaid...

Isabella Bannerman, Six Chix:

Mort Walker, Beetle Bailey:



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