KIRKMAN (below) won for BABY BLUES, his co-creation with JERRY
SCOTT, in 1995. The rules were subsequently amended so that both
creators are nominated, later allowing SCOTT to win twice with
his ZITS co-creator, JIM BORGMAN.
1991 winner LYNN
JOHNSTON, pictured right enjoying a joke at the Reubens with
"Garfield" creator JIM DAVIS, is a former President
of the NCS. She won the Reuben Award in 1995.
TO 1989,STRIPS WERE ADJUDICATED IN TWO SEPARATE CATEGORIES, HUMOR
STRIPS AND STORY STRIPS: