RIP Morrie Turner

wee_palsNews came a few days ago of African-American cartoonist Morrie Turner’s death at age 90.

Turner was the pioneering cartoonist of the long-running comic strip “Wee Pals,” the first mainstream newspaper comic strip starring non-stereotyped African-American characters, though the cast was quite diverse.

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