Said winner has been contacted and his prize will be shipped out this week. Congratulations!
Each entry had to list their personal five favorite cartoonists. Here's the consensus!
5-Basil Wolverton/Winsor McCay (tie)
Our winner's personal list was slightly different:
Other obvious choices who got multiple votes were Carl Barks, Berkeley Breathed, Gary Larson, Bill Watterson, Walt Kelly, EC Segar, Sergio Aragones, Ernie Bushmiller and Seve Ditko.
Some less obvious choices who got votes included Wayne Boring, Jess Fink, Gahan Wilson, Terry Moore (who would definitely be on MY list), Seth, Chris Ware, Bob Montana, Kim Deitch, Marie Severin, Charles Addams, George Herriman, Herge, Stan Sakai and Keith Knight.