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Paul Coker appeared in a Journal-World article on Dec 25, 1962, while visiting his parents in Lawrence. The Lawrence native drew the Larwence High Chesty Lion mascot, which still is used today.

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Lawrence native who created LHS’ Chesty Lion and drew classic holiday stories, Mad magazine pieces dies

A Lawrence native who became a giant in the animation and cartooning field has died. Paul Coker, Jr. died in Santa Fe, New Mexico at the age of 93, according to a statement released by his family on Friday.


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