The Press: Leftover Liberal

"Barring periods of illness and my regular holidays, I have gone each day for 27 years to a newspaper office and made a cartoon. On April ist I am leaving the [New York] World-Telegram.

"The reason for my so doing is my reluctance to support a point of view which seemed many times to be unfair, and the resultant dissatisfaction of the World-Telegram with my convictions.

"Whatever clash of personalities that may have occurred ... is beside' the mark. ... In all my dealings and association with Roy W. Howard [president and editor of the World-Telegram] I have found him kindly, generous and...

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