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Editorial cartoonist Jay "Ding" Darling is shown sketching a drawing in 1904 while working at the Sioux City Journal. He would have been about 28 at the time. He won two Pulitzer Prizes for editorial cartooning.

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Jay Norwood Darling (Oct.21, 1876 – Feb. 12, 1962), better known as Ding Darling, was an American cartoonist who won two Pulitzer Prizes. Darling was born in Norwood, Mich., and moved to Sioux City in 1886. Darling began college in 1894 at Yankton College in South Dakota and moved to Beloit College in Wisconsin the following year. There he became art editor of the yearbook and began signing his work with a contraction of his last name, D'ing, a nickname that stuck.

 

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