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:

1948 DAVID LOW   1949 CARL ED
1949 CLIFF STERRETT   1949 H.C. "BUD" FISHER
1949 FRANK KING   1949 GEORGE McMANUS
1950 HARRY S. TRUMAN   1950 JOHN SNYDER
1950 JAMES BERRYMAN   1950 MARTIN BRANNER
1951 REG MANNING   1953 ED KUEKES
1954 DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER   1954 GEORGE M. HUMPHREY
1954 HERBERT BLOCK   1956 JAMES THURBER
1956 GLUYAS WILLIAMS   1956 AL POSEN
1956 AL PIEROTTI   1957 HARRY HERSHFIELD
1957 TOM LITTLE   1957 MILTON CANIFF
1957 BOB DUNN   1958 RUSSELL PATTERSON
1959 CARL ROSE   1959 BILL MAULDIN
1960 BEN ROTH (posthumous)   1960 McGOWAN MILLER


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.
1961 MORT WALKER   1961 JOE MUSIAL
1962 EDMUND VALTMAN   1963 STEVE DOUGLAS
1964 TOM GILL   1964 VERNON GREENE
1967 AL SMITH   1969 OTTO SOGLOW
1969 IRWIN HASEN   1969 DICK ERICSON
1970 ALFRED ANDRIOLA   1970 GEORGE WUNDER
1971 DICK HODGINS Sr.   1971 FRANK FOGARTY
1972 WALT KELLY   1972 JOHN NORMENT
1972 DAVID PASCAL   1972 LARRY KATZMAN
1973 BILL CRAWFORD   1973 JOHN FISCHETTI
1973 JACK TIPPIT   1974 ISADORE KLEIN
1974 "TACK" KNIGHT   1975 JACK ROSEN
1975 HAL FOSTER   1976 AL KILGORE
1977 BILL KRESSE   1977 PAUL SZEP
         
1977 LYMAN YOUNG   1978 BILL GALLO
1978 JIM RUTH   1978 HANK KETCHAM
1979 DICK HODGINS Jr.   1979 SYLVAN BYCK
1979 ED MITCHELL   1979 JIM IVEY
1980 BUCK PETERS   1981 JOHN CULLEN MURPHY
1982 GEORGE WOLFE   1984 SAM NORKIN
1986 LEE FALK   1992 CREIG FLESSEL
1992 HERB JACOBY   1993 GEORGE BREISACHER
1995 ARNOLD and CAROLINE ROTH   1996 DAVID FOLKMAN
1996 BILL JANOCHA   1997 TIM ROSENTHAL
1998 JOE DUFFY   2000 MELL LAZARUS
2001 TED GOFF   2001 FRANK PAUER
2002 BIL KEANE   2002 JOSEPH D"ANGELO
2003 JUD HURD   2003 JOHN McMEEL
2005 DICK LOCHER   2006 JOE/LUKE MCGARRY
     

DIVISION AWARDS

   
 
 
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