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Catalog Number 8761-68
Title Drawing; Cartoon; Ink; Paul Fell; Jim Exon
Object Name Cartoon
Description Original artwork for political cartoon featuring two reporters talking to Jim Exon. Exon says "ON THE PANAMA CANAL... REALLY, that's'S A NATIONAL ISSUE AND I DON'T KNOW ENOUGH ABOUT IT TO COMMENT." In the next farm one of the reporters can be seen and Exon is talking more. "...BUT ASK ME ABOUT: FARM POLICY, ISRAEL, ABORTION, WELFARE, NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION, FREIGHT RATES, NATIONAL GUARD, PRISON REFORM, DIRTY MOVIES, ETC., ETC., ETC.,"
Year Range from 1985
Year Range to 1992
Material paper, ink
Artist Paul Fell
Makers mark Paul Fell Lincoln Journal
Height (in) 11
Length (in) 14
People Fell, Paul
Exon, John James "Jim", 1921-2005
History Paul Fell was a freelance cartoonist for the Lincoln Journal from 1984-1992.

Jim Exon was the Governor of Nebraska froom 1971 to 1979. In 1979 he ran for Senator of Nebraska. He was a Senator from Nebraska from 1979-1997.
Credit line Dick Herman, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
Collection Herman, Dick