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Sample Autograph Signature:
'American cartoonist and creator of the popular comic strip Garfield. James Robert Davis, an Indiana boy who grew up on a small farm with cats, created the Garfield comic strip in which appears in more than 2,0 newspapers worlwide. Recently, Guinness World Records�, named Garfield 'The Most Widely Syndicated Comic Strip in the World.' Prior to Garfield, he created a comic strip, Gnorm Gnat, that ran for five years in an Indiana newspaper before Davis ended the strip by drawing a giant foot crushing Gnorm after he failed to get it nationally syndicated. He also created U.S. Acres, a strip featuring Orson the Pig which ran in some newspapers in the late 's, and Mr. Potato Head that ran from 20 to 20. Davis has received four 'Outstanding Animated Program' Emmy Awards, the National Cartoonist Society Humor Strip Award for and , their Reuben Award for , the Elzie Segar Award for , and been inducted into the Licensing Hall of Fame ().'
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