Chapter . In Memoriam
Memorial cartoons provide cartoonists with the rare opportunity of reflecting on and often praising the life of notable public figures. Noteworthy people who passed this year include: President Gerald Ford, Jerry Falwell, Kurt Vonnegut, James Brown, Johnny Hart, Art Buchwald, Imgmar Bergman, Molly Ivins, Lady Bird Johnson, Boris Yeltsin, Luciano Pavarotti, Marcel Marceau and Captain America. Memorial cartoons are every political cartoonist’s most popular cartoons.