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Columbus Metropolitan Library

96 S Grant Ave
Columbus,43215United States

September 2018

Billy Ireland and World War I

September 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Columbus Metropolitan Library, 96 S Grant Ave
Columbus,43215United States
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Billy Ireland, the cartoonist for the Columbus Dispatch from 1898 until his death in 1935, had a weekly illustrated Sunday commentary page titled “The Passing Show,” which both reflected and influenced public opinion in our community. Lucy Shelton Caswell, Ireland's biographer and founding curator of the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum, will show examples of "The Passing Show" from 1914-18 that document life in Columbus during World War I. The event, which is being co-sponsored by Cartoon Crossroads Columbus,…

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