Bud Fisher’s Mutt and Jeff was one of the longest running and most influential comic strips ever created. Comedy teams like Laurel and Hardy and Abbott and Costello followed the Mutt and Jeff model and there were dozens of imitators in the comic pages. Here is a gallery of images dating from the early teens all the way through the late seventies…
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Wednesday, December 16th, 2015
Here is a gallery of images by that superhuman draftsman, Winsor McCay.
John Canemaker’s biography of Winsor McCay belongs in every library, and Sunday Press’s full scale reprints of Little Nemo in Slumberland are stunning. Pick them up at Amazon.
Sunday, November 15th, 2015