Tony Auth

Tony Auth File Photo (Credit: The Philadelphia Inquirer)

Award-Winning Philadelphia Inquirer Cartoonist Dies At 72

Tony Auth — A Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist who worked for the Philadelphia Inquirer for more than 40 years — has died.


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Philadelphia Newspaper Staffers Weigh Job Buyouts Ahead of Layoffs

Wednesday was the deadline for employees of Philadelphia’s two major daily newspapers to decide whether to resign in exchange for a buyout payment.


Cartoons by Tony Auth have been a staple in the Philadelphia Inquirer for decades.

Cartoonist Tony Auth Leaving Philadelphia Inquirer

“You don’t replace somebody like that, you don’t replace a legend,” Inquirer executive editor Stan Wischnowski says.


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Philadelphia Inquirer Spikes 2 Cartoons By Syndicated Artist Tony Auth

A review of his syndicated cartoons shows the paper killed two of Auth’s cartoons, last month– a shift from the usual latitude they have given him for the past 40 years.