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William Newton Canfield Edit Profile

editorial cartoonist

William Newton Canfield, American editorial cartoonist. Served with United States Naval Reserve, World World War World War II M C.

Background

Canfield, William Newton was born on October 8, 1920 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of Walter L. and Mildred (Apgar) Canfield.

Education

Student, American School Design, New York City, 1940-1941.

Career

Cartoonist, Morning Telegraph and Racing Form, New York City, 1941-1946;with, Newark News, 1946-1972;sports cartoonist, Newark News, 1946-1960;editorial cartoonist, Newark News, 1960-1972;editorial cartoonist, Newark Star-Ledger, 1972-1996;retired, 1995.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, World World War World War II M C.

Connections

Married Dorothy J. Levins., February 23, 1946. Children– Craig R., Susan A.

father:
Walter L. Canfield

mother:
Mildred (Apgar) Canfield

spouse:
Dorothy J. Levins.

children:
Craig R. Canfield

Susan A. Canfield