As always the Post cartoonists of the 1940s proved Americans could take a joke. These WWII-era toons focus on the uncertainty and paranoia of civilians More
About: Nicholas Gilmore
Nicholas Gilmore is a staff writer covering culture and history, including second careers, literature, and environmental issues. Nicholas also edits the weekly classic fiction series, featuring short stories from the depths of the archives.
WACs and nurses and sergeants … The women in these cartoons are fighting back, and we’re fighting back tears! More
Silly soldiers and sarcastic sailors take aim in this gallery of World War II cartoons. More
Post cartoonists searched for the lighter side of local draft boards, draft classifications, and the dreaded rejection. We’ve drafted a collection of these World War More