In the wake of sudden staff cuts at several Gannett papers last week, friends and co-workers of Charlie Daniel explained in no uncertain terms why he will be missed.
(1) His long-time daily paper, the News Sentinel, takes a brief look back at Daniel's 60-year career. In March, the News Sentinel will publish a retrospective special section looking back on Daniel’s 60 years of cartooning in Knoxville.
News Sentinel cartoonist Charlie Daniel retires at age 89 after 6 decades of 'making us laugh and think'
(2) The knoxnews website adds a slide show of 6 decades of images of the stalwart cartoonist:
Charlie Daniel, News Sentinel Editorial Cartoonist, through the years
(3) Channel 10 News runs an appreciation of long-time the veteran cartoonist
Editorial cartoonist Charlie Daniel makes statements through his artwork