| THE GOLD T-SQUARE is awarded for 50 years as professional
cartoonist. So far, two have been presented: to RUBE GOLDBERG
in 1955 and to MORT WALKER in 1999.
THE SILVER T-SQUARE is awarded, by unanimous vote of the NCS
Board of Directors, to persons who have demonstrated outstanding
dedication or service to the Society or the profession.
The recipients to date are:
BIL KEANE, shown
here at the 2002 Reubens in Cancun with Pulitzer Prize-winning
editorial cartoonist Mike Luckovich and Reuben Award- winner
Mell Lazarus, was awarded the Silver T-Square for, amomg other
things, his years of service as the MC of the Reuben Awards show.
"Bizarro" creator Dan Piraro has handled MC duties
in recent years.