This cartoon half page strip which was a political satire observing the Toronto City Council during Toronto Mayor Sewell’s tenure was created by Tina Holdcraft and first appeared in the Fanfare section of the Globe & Mail February 17, 1979.
Initially, Holdcraft both wrote and illustrated the strip from February 17 to 24. The writing task was then taken up by Paul McGrath from March 3 to April 7, 1979. Holdcraft then resumed cartooning the strip from April 21 to June 31. From July 7, 979 to March 15, 1980 Warren Clements took over the writing task. .
“Hizzoner.” Globe & Mail, Fanfare Section. Feb. 17, 1979 to Mar. 15. !980.
Globe & Mail, Fanfare, 9 September 1979: 3.