Stacy Innerst is the artist. You are the caption writer.
CapCon 225's depiction of a four-legged ant exterminator (click on second image above to see cartoon) was a real picnic in the park for Marshall's Dave Hatfield, our unofficial 2013 CapCon MVP after placing first for the fourth time this year. Everyone with a potentially clever streak should use CapCon 226 to get a head start on the 2014 title by describing what's going on with Santa, his elf and the monkeys.
Send up to three entries to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: Caption Contest/Portfolio, Post-Gazette, 34 Blvd. of the Allies, Pittsburgh PA 15222. Please include name and address and identify your municipality or Pittsburgh city neighborhood. Deadline: Dec. 30. Winners receive a PG umbrella, more easily assembled than many Christmas gifts.
Winners of CapCon 225
“It also does great on carpets and bare floors. Emptying, however, tends to be messy.”
Dave Hatfield, Marshall
“See, I told you he would come in handy someday ... and you wanted a dog!”
Leo Impavido, Forest Hills
At the Fourth of July parade and picnic, tragedy befell the red ants marching drill team.
Robert Wolf, Stanton Heights