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Berryman, Jim T. (1902 - 1971)

Jim Berryman original cartoon artwork.

Jim Berryman started as a sports cartoonist for a local newspaper in Venice Florida. When his father, Clifford Berryman, the Washington Evening Star's political cartoonist, fell ill in 1935, James filled in. He ended up staying on to become half of the foremost father-son team in cartoon history. Jim Berryman won a Pulitzer Prize in 1950 for his McCarthy era drawing of a committee hearing room filled with microphones and cameras. The title: "All Set for a Super-Secret Session."