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Chuck Sharman (1922-1995)

I found these books, and others, at Robert’s Books, Highway 101 in Lincoln City, Oregon.           PS-check out the side parking lot, interesting things to see. Salt Chuck is supposedly derived from the Chinook language of … Continue reading

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St. Vinnie’s

More properly known as The Society of St. Vincent de Paul Just a short blog today to give a shout out to all the thrift stores around the country. I always try to check out bookstores when in other towns, … Continue reading

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BIG NATE

Lincoln Peirce October 23, 1963 – still going strong Here is a quick author bio from the book.   I don’t know if it is a coincidence, but both Peirce and Stephen King live in Maine. Wonder if one influences … Continue reading

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The New Yorker War Album

  I am not certain where I found this book, but it is a wonderful read. The cartoons obviously are contemporary to the copyright date, 1942. Some of the cartoons may not make much sense 74 years later, but basically … Continue reading

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The Best of the Rejection Collection

  I came across this book at St. Vinnie’s, here in The Dalles, Oregon. Nice selection, excellent prices. —————————————————————————————————————– There are forty-two cartoonists represented of which I chose four to profile. The book deals with the rejections from The New … Continue reading

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WARREN MILLER 1936 – (Still going strong, we hope)

  From the fly leaf of this book, we find that he was born in Chicago in 1936, and also attended the American Academy of Art in Chicago. An excerpt from the introduction, If you do a search for ‘W. … Continue reading

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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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