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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: W.G. (Bing) COUGHLIN FAMOUS CANADIAN ARMY CARTOONIST DRAWS ANOTHER GEM Sgt. W.G. The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: W.G. (Bing) COUGHLIN FAMOUS CANADIAN ARMY CARTOONIST DRAWS ANOTHER GEM Sgt. W.G. transparent
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DATED
January 1, 1937
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W.G. (Bing) COUGHLIN FAMOUS CANADIAN ARMY CARTOONIST DRAWS ANOTHER GEM Sgt. W.G. "Bing" Coughlin of Ottawa, 32-year-old artist, whose now famous cartoons "This Army", are serviced to more than 60 Canadian daily newspapers, through the Directorate of Public Relations (Army), is shown designing for his readers another humorous sidelight in the life of the Canadian soldier. His page album of cartoons printed in Italy promises to become a Mediterranean best seller. More than 80,000 copies are now in circulation. (Canadian Army Photo)
Unknown Photographer / Canadian Army Photo
81 YEARS AGOIN NEWS
William Lyon Mackenzie King was Prime Minister
The Liberals were in power
Franklin D. Roosevelt was President

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