EDWARD SYLVESTER HYNES FRGS
A joke and political cartoonist, caricaturist, illustrator and painter, Edward Hynes was born in Burren, Co. Clare and brought up in Nottingham.
He is perhaps best-known for his colour caricature covers for Men Only ( 1937-1956).
Hynes also contributed to the Daily Sketch, Evening News, Sunday Express and drew theatrical caricatures for the Illustrated Sporting & Dramatic News.
He designed advertisements for Guinness, Player’s Tobacco, Wright’s Coal Tar Shaving Cream, Mex petrol, J Lyons and others.