Amadee Wohlschlaeger celebrates 100th birthday
Date: 12/3/2011 Album ID: 1372898
Photos by Christian Gooden
Amadee Wohlschlaeger, long-time Post-Dispatch cartoonist, celebrated his 100th birthday with family and friends at the Mari de Villa Retirement Community in Town & Country Saturday Dec. 3, 2011. Attending the party was Cardinal Hall of Famer Red Schoendienst, Post-Dispatch cartoonist Dan Martin, former Post-Dispatch sports writer Dave Dorr, St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame President Greg Marecek, and Post-Dispatch sports writer Rick Hummel. Browse through some of Amadee's Weatherbird drawings.
Amadee Wohlschlaeger, center, long-time Post-Dispatch cartoonist, celebrates his 100th birthday with family and friends at the Mari de Villa Retirement Community in Town & Country Saturday Dec. 3, 2011. From left are his sister Theresa Wesloh, 95, Cardinal Hall of Famer Red Schoendienst, Post-Dispatch cartoonist Dan Martin, Wohlschlaeger's former neighbor Fred Wiesehan, St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame President Greg Marecek, Melissa Buckley and Post-Dispatch sports writer Rick Hummel and former Post-Dispatch sports writer Dave Dorr.
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Amadee Wohlschlaeger, second from right, long-time Post-Dispatch cartoonist, shares a moment with his sister Theresa Wesloh, 95, left, as he celebrates his 100th birthday with family and friends at the Mari de Villa Retirement Community in Town & Country Saturday Dec. 3, 2011. Attending the party was Cardinal Hall of Famer Red Schoendienst, right, Post-Dispatch cartoonist Dan Martin, former Post-Dispatch sports writer Dave Dorr, St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame President Greg Marecek and Post-Dispatch sports writer Rick Hummel.
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Amadee Wohlschlaeger, right, long-time Post-Dispatch cartoonist, talks with Cardinal Hall of Famer Red Schoendienst as Wolhschlaeger  celebrates his 100th birthday with family and friends at the Mari de Villa Retirement Community in Town & Country Saturday Dec. 3, 2011. Attending the party was Post-Dispatch cartoonist Dan Martin, former Post-Dispatch sports writer Dave Dorr, St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame President Greg Marecek, and Post-Dispatch sports writer Rick Hummel.
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Amadee Wohlschlaeger, center, long-time Post-Dispatch cartoonist, is presented a card by Post-Dispatch sports writer Rick Hummel as he celebrates his 100th birthday with family and friends at the Mari de Villa Retirement Community in Town & Country Saturday Dec. 3, 2011. His former neighbor Mary Kay Wiesehan, left, and Melissa Buckley look on. Cardinal Hall of Famer Red Schoendienst, Post-Dispatch cartoonist Dan Martin, former Post-Dispatch sports writer Dave Dorr and St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame President Greg Marecek also attended.
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Amadee Wohlschlaeger, left, long-time Post-Dispatch cartoonist, talks with Cardinal Hall of Famer Red Schoendienst as Wolhschlaeger celebrates his 100th birthday with family and friends at the Mari de Villa Retirement Community in Town & Country Saturday Dec. 3, 2011. Attending the party was Post-Dispatch cartoonist Dan Martin, former Post-Dispatch sports writer Dave Dorr, St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame President Greg Marecek, and Post-Dispatch sports writer Rick Hummel.
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Friends of Amadee Wohlschlaeger, lower center, pose for a photo with him as he celebrates his 100th birthday at the Mari de Villa Retirement Community in Town & Country Saturday Dec. 3, 2011. 
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Amadee Wohlschlaeger, right, long-time Post-Dispatch cartoonist, celebrates his 100th birthday with family and friends at the Mari de Villa Retirement Community in Town & Country Saturday Dec. 3, 2011. 
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Amadee Wohlschlaeger, center, long-time Post-Dispatch cartoonist, celebrates his 100th birthday with family and friends at the Mari de Villa Retirement Community in Town & Country Saturday Dec. 3, 2011. 
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Amadee Wohlschlaeger, long-time Post-Dispatch cartoonist, celebrated his 100th birthday with family and friends at the Mari de Villa Retirement Community in Town & Country Saturday Dec. 3, 2011. Attending the party was Cardinal Hall of Famer Red Schoendienst, Post-Dispatch cartoonist Dan Martin, former Post-Dispatch sports writer Dave Dorr, St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame President Greg Marecek, and Post-Dispatch sports writer Rick Hummel.
Photo by Christian Gooden, cgooden@post-dispatch.com
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Amadee Wohlschlaeger, right, long-time Post-Dispatch cartoonist, shares a moment with his sister Theresa Wesloh, 95, as he celebrates his 100th birthday with family and friends at the Mari de Villa Retirement Community in Town & Country Saturday Dec. 3, 2011. Attending the party was Cardinal Hall of Famer Red Schoendienst, Post-Dispatch cartoonist Dan Martin, former Post-Dispatch sports writer Dave Dorr, St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame President Greg Marecek and Post-Dispatch sports writer Rick Hummel.
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AUGUST 24, 1982-  Glenn Brummer shows the home plate he received Tuesday as a memento of his game-winning steal of home Sunday, August 22, 1982 against the San Francisco Giants.  The drawing is by Amadee, retired Post-Dispatch artist, and the signatures are those of Cardinals players and others in the organization. photo by J.B. Forbes | St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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FILE PHOTO 1951 -- Amadee Wohlschlaeger, who signs his work Amadee, inks a 50th anniversary Weatherbird in 1951.
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FILE PHOTO -- Amadee Wohlschlaeger and Curt Flood in 1963.
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FILE IMAGE--INPUT OCT. 28, 2005--  Color sketch of former Post-Dispatch sports writer Bob Broeg by Amadee.
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Amadee Wohlschlaeger
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Handout photo ... A copper etching of Amadee Wohlschlaeger's The Boy and the Man is missing from Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital.

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Amadee Wohlschlaeger sketch of Jack Buck from August 1975.
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