Category Archives: Satire

BARRY RICKWOOD AND/OR ZMUD

    Our post is on Barry Rickwood, and/or Zmud. The cover of the publication says it contains cartoons from People magazine.  Inside, we see that it was published by Magazine Promotions Australia of Sydney, and printed by Eastern Suburbs … Continue reading

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CORRIDAS DUBOUT

      I found this book at the Barkelouw Paddington store, in Sydney Australia. I say found, as I was browsing in the third floor and saw it sticking out of the jumbled shelves. The next day I returned and … Continue reading

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BEYOND A JOKE – AN ANTI-BICENTENARY CARTOON BOOK

      Australia celebrated its 200 year anniversary in 1988. Twelve years earlier, in 1976, America celebrated its bicentennial. My wife remembers eventually referring to it as the Bicentacky, as by the end of the year, every trinket and … Continue reading

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AARON JOHNSON – WHAT THE DUCK

      There is an interesting dedication in the book: I am not certain where I got this book. I do know I got it used, as most of my books are. I keep telling myself to note on … Continue reading

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RAY KELLY AND HIS ‘SPITEWALL’ CARTOONS

   RAY KELLY I follow his cartoons, and finally decided I had to write and learn more about Ray Kelly. I must say, he was quite generous with his time and comments. I asked many questions and he answered them. … Continue reading

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TOM TOLES Oct 22 1951 and still going strong

  Tom Toles, aka Thomas Gregory Toles   I do not remember where I got this, but after paging though it, I realized that while funny, the cartoons are also depressing in that in twenty or so years since they … Continue reading

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KROKODIL

In case you are wondering, below is a real crocodile, courtesy of Kakadu National Park, NT, Australia. And no, I did not feel like getting closer. OK, on to the magazine. When I started  looking up information on this magazine, … Continue reading

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