Governor Charlie Baker has declared July 28th, 2016 to be Vernon E Grant Day, to honor Cambridge, MA native, Vernon E Grant for his contributions to the world of cartooning. Vernon was a U.S. Army Captain and lifelong cartoonist. He created two Point-Man Palmer novels, STAND-BY ONE! and the science fiction series, The Love Rangers. Wife, Betsy Grant, and others, honor him at the Cambridge Public Library.