Home Diverse Media Notes RIP Morrie Turner

RIP Morrie Turner

iPad and newspaper

Updated on December 10, 2021

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.

Some other articles on Morrie Turner’s passing:


Subscribe by Email

Powered by Buttondown.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *