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Gilbert T. Fox, cartoonist; at 88

REDDING, Conn. -- Gilbert T. Fox, a Pulitzer Prize-nominated cartoonist who worked on animations from "Betty Boop" to "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," died Saturday. He was 88.

Mr. Fox, known as Gill, was born in Brooklyn, N.Y.

During World War II, he worked on "Bernie Blood" and "Dogface" for Stars and Stripes.

He also worked on "Popeye" and the first "Hi and Lois" comic strips with Dik Browne.

He worked from 1990 to 1996 at the Connecticut Post, where he cartoons were nominated for the Pulitzer Prize.

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