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editorial cartoonist

Drexel Dwane Powell,, American editorial cartoonist. Recipient Overseas Press Club citation, 1978, Headliners Club award, 1978; named Distinguished Alumnus University Arkansas at Monticello, 1979. Served with National Guard, 1967-1968. Member Association American Editorial Cartoonists.

Background

Powell,, Drexel Dwane was born on November 7, 1944 in Lake Village, Arkansas, United States. Son of Drexel Dwane and Minnie Louise (Ruth) Powell.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agri-Bus, University Arkansas at Monticello, 1970.

Career

Cartoonist, Sentinel Record, Hot Springs, Arkansas, 1970-1972; cartoonist, San Antonio Light, 1973-1974; editorial cartoonist, Cincinnati Enquirer, 1974-1975; editorial cartoonist, News and Observer, Raleigh, North Carolina, since 1975; syndicated, Los Angeles Times Syndicate, since 1979. Lecturer in field.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Is That All You Do?, 1979, Surely SOMEONE Can Still Sing Bass!, 1981, The Reagan Chronicles, 1987, One Hundred Per Cent Pure Old Jess, 1993. Freelance artist. Designer book jackets.

Membership

Served with National Guard, 1967-1968. Member Association American Editorial Cartoonists.

Connections

Married Janice Sue Lovell, April 10, 1971.

father:
Drexel Dwane Powell,

mother:
Minnie Louise (Ruth) Powell,

spouse:
Janice Sue Lovell