Mort received the medal at the NCS convention's banquet in Washington, DC in late May, 2015. I was delighted that my portrait of Mort, created for my recent book "Heroes of the Comics" was used for the poster to herald the event.
NCS president and MAD artist Tom Richmond blogs about Mort Drucker recieving the award here:
|the poster created for the event (click to enlarge)|
|my friend, Simpsons director David Silverman caught |
attempting to make off with the poster
Mort Drucker, Mort Gerberg, Mort Walker
thanks to David Folkman who designed the
poster and took the photo of the 3 Morts