HUNTER Gorde

HUNTER Gorde

Born 1925, Winnipeg.

Studied at the Manitoba School of Fine Art. In 1942 joined the Royal Canadian Navy. After World War Two he joined the Tribune [Winnipeg] as a sports cartoonist and columnist. In 1953, he became the Sports Editor at the Herald [Calgary], then moved into radio work. In 1956, he returned to cartooning joining the Colonist [Victoria]. He did two editorial cartoons and four city columns. At the same time he worked as a daily sports broadcaster for a local radio station.

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Book text:

The Hecklers. Writ. & Ed.., Peter Desbarates & Terry Mosher. McClelland & Stewart Ltd., 1979: 238.