Area drownings increase

Readers of the University of Oregon student newspaper living through the decade of 'Jaws' movies readily associated a fear of water with sharks. For this article about water hazards around the Eugene, Oregon area, therefore, my graphic riffed on an iconic movie poster of a predatory great white coming up from the deep to swallow an unsuspecting human.

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Meta

Role: Graphics Editor

Setting: Oregon Daily Emerald, University of Oregon

Location: Eugene, Oregon

Year: 1981

Media: India ink and Zip-A-Tone on Clearprint drafting vellum