Tom Carlisle

Tom Carlisle, Des Moines Register (1904 -1993)  Grew up in Jefferson, IA, graduated from the University of Iowa.   Joined the Des Moines Register as  an assistant to J.N. “Ding” Darling, the newspaper’s long-time editorial cartoonist.  After Darling’s retirement in 1949, Carlisle served as the Register’s primary cartoonist until his retirement in 1953.


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One Response to Tom Carlisle

  1. Jason says:

    This was my greate grandfather.
    It’s amazing to see that his work is out there to be viewed.

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