Who's Who of American Comic Strip Producers

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Fagaly, Al
b. 1909
cb art-Archie comics
art cs "Skip Logan" 1937-41
art cs "There Oughta Be a Law" 1946-63
d. 1963
              r. WWACB

Fagan, Kevin
b. June 1956 Calif.
st. Sacramento State College
feature - "Murray"
cs "Drabble," 1979---
               r. E&P Feb. 24, 1979
Fago, Vince
b. 1914
cb art-Charlton
cs "Peter Rabbit" 1948-57
                r. WWACB

Fairbank, Beaumont
cs "Railroad Red," 1941

Fallberg, Carl
b. 1915
animator-Famous Studios, Disney
wr cs "Bugs Bunny" 60's-70's
wr cs "Disney Classic Tales" 1976-80,82-87
wr cs "Roy Rogers" 50's
wr cb- Bugs Bunny, Chip'n'Dale
d. 1996
               r. WWACB

Falk, Lee  
b. 1905,St. Louis, Mo.
st. Univ. Ill.
wr cs "Mandrake," 1934-99
wr cs "The Phantom," 1936-99
producer & director of plays
d. 1999
               r. NCSA
                  WWACB,CP 27

Fallon, Norman
asst cs "The Lone Ranger"-ink-1938-39
cb art-Jack Randall, Tex Ritter
               r. WWACB

Fanning, Tom
st. Minneapolis School FA
cs at age 18
Montreal adv. art
J. Walter Thompson Co., 1940-1943                          
V.P. Great Adv. Inc., 1943
Transworld Adv. Agency
art cs "Tex Austin," 1949
               r. E&P March 5, 1949

Farmer, Bill
columnist
wr cs "Rooftop O'Toole" 1977

Farr, Jack
staff Boston Eve.Journal, N.Y.World
art for Judge, Life
cs "Mr.Jolt"/"Chubby" 1918-1920
cs "Bringing Up Bill" 1925
cb art 1940's-Slam Bradley,Vitamin Vic
d. (1948)
               r. WWACB
               r. Goulart, Encycl.Am.Comics

Farrell, Bob (Farrow)
attorney,1930's
wr cs "Scorchy Smith" 1939-40
wr cs "Yankee Girl" 1944
cb publisher
               r. WWACB

Farrell, Cliff
cs "Jack Swift" 1930-37

Farris, Joseph
b. May 30, 1924 Newark N.J.
st. ASL
magazine gag cartoons
cs "Phipps" 1989-92
               r. WWAA

Fawcette, Gene
b. 1920
cb art - Capt. Wings, Chip Collins (1939-1953)
art cs "Our New Age" 1970-75
cs "Winky Ryatt," 1962-1973
d. 1988
               r. WWACB

Fazio, Joe
cs "Weepin' Willows," 1973

Fearing, Jerry
b. July 16, 1930 St. Paul, Minn.
st. art schools Minn.
Marine corps - Korea
staff - St. Paul Dispatch
art cs "Rooftop O'Toole," 1977
               r. NCSA 1980

Feduniewicz, Kevin
b. 1951
st. Pratt Inst.
cb colorist
asst. cs "Conan"-color 80-82
asst. cs "Incredible Hulk"-color  80-82
asst. cs "Spider-Man"-color 80-82
asst. cs "Secret Agent Corrigan"-color
               r. WWACB

Feiffer, Jules
b. Jan. 26, 1929 Bronx, NY
st. ASL (1946), Pratt Inst.
cs "Clifford" 1949-1951
freelance art
writer for Terrytoons
US Army Signal Corps, 1951-1953
asst cs "The Spirit" 1946-47 (bkgd.)
asst wr cs "The Spirit" 1949-52
staff - Village Voice, 1956  
cs "Feiffer" 1958--
author - Sick Sick Sick, 1958
author - Great Comic Book Heroes, 1965
play - "Little Murders," 1966
author - Harry the Rat with Women
               r. C.A. 19-20
               r. Current Biog. 1961
               r. NCSA, WWACB

Feininger, Lyonel
b.  July 17,1871 NYC
st. Berlin Acad. Art
lived & worked in Germany, 1887-1937
illustrator - 1894
cubist painter
cs "The Kinder Kids," 1906 (Chic. Tribune)
cs "Kin-der-Kids"
cs "Wee Willy Winkle's World"  
cs "Uncle Feninger's Funny Page"
d. 1956
               r. Smithsonian Coll.
               r. O'Sullivan
  
Feld, Bill
st. Panzer College School Visual Arts
Korean War service
commercial art studio
edit. cart. - Eastern Catholic Life
cs "Hizzonor," 1971

Fera, A.C.
cs "Just Boy" 1924-25
cs "Elmer" 1926-30
cs "Alexander Smart" 1930
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Ferdinand, Ron
asst.cs "Dennis the Menace"

Ferguson, Don
children's book writer
wr cb stories-Goofy
wr cs "Winnie the Pooh" 78-88
wr cs "Mickey Mouse"  88-89
wr cs "Donald Duck" 90-92
               r. WWACB

Ferguson, William
st. Chic. Acad FA
staff - Chic. Tribune, 1920
staff -  NEA, 1927
cs "This Curious World," 1935-1936
cs "Side Laughs," 1937
cs "Glenn Forrest," 1952
cs "Catesby" (Sun.)1952-53
cb art-fillers
lecturer - Audobon Society, 1947-1952
               r. E&P Aug. 23, 1952
                  WWACB

Fernandez, Julie
b. (1945) Cuba
caricaturist
cs "Just Suppose," 1972
               r. E&P Oct. 7, 1972

Ferro, Ted
work for Paramount & Columbia Pictures
work for Liberty magazine
radio script - "Lorenzo Jones," 1937-1946
wr cs "Barnaby," 1945
               r. E&P Aug. 24, 1946

Ferrol,W.Y.
asst. cs "Little Iodine"
art cs "Little Iodine"
cb art
WWACB--

Ferstadt, Lou
b.1900
art cs "Kids in our Block"
cb art-The Flash, Green Lantern
d. 1954
                r. WWACB

Fett, George
b. 1920 Cleveland, Ohio
st. Clev. Inst. FA, Colorado Springs FA Center
WW2 - Merchant Marine
consulting engineer, freelance art (1948-1964)
cs "Sniffy," 1964
cs "Little NoNo" 1973
cs "Norbert" 1974
               r. E&P July 18, 1962  

Field, Lochlan (McLachlan)
st. Pratt Inst.
cs "Spy Hunters," 1939
cb art
military career
               r. WWACB

Finch, Ed
cs "Rocky Reach," 1948

Fine, Lou
b. 1915
st. Grand Central School (under Harvy Dunn)
st. ASL (under Frank Reilly)
cb art, adv. art
asst cs "Captain Yank" (p)
asst cs "The Spirit" (p)1940-44
art - American Weekly
cs "Taylor Woe," 1949
art cs "Adam Ames," 1959-62
art cs "Peter Scratch," 1965
d. 1971
               r. E&P May 16, 1959
                  WWACB

Finger, Bill
b.1914
wr cb-Batman, Green Lantern 1940's-50's
wr cs "Batman" 1944-46
WWACB--

Fisher, Bud (Harry)
b. 1885
newpaper cartoonist
cs "Mutt and Jeff" 1908-48
d. 1954
               r. WWACB  

Fisher, Dean
cs "Windy Winthrop," 1951-1959  

Fisher, Dudley
b. (1890)
st. Ohio State
staff - Columbus Dispatch, 1911-1942
feature - "Right Around Home," 1937 (for Dispatch)
cs "Right Around Home" (Sun. - KFS)
cs "Myrtle," 1942
d. July 10, 1951
               r. obit. E&P July 14, 1951

Fisher, Thornton
b. 1888
cb art
cs "The Family Next Door"
cs "Who Will Marry Mary?"
cs "Omar Jr." 1927
d. 1975
               r. WWACB

Fitch, Jack
staff - Phila. Ledger, 1934
American paratrooper, 1943-1946
panel - "Keyhole," 1946
cs "Sugar," 1949-1961

Fitch, Ken
b. 1903
st. Pace College
cb art 1930's-50's-Dan Hastings, Little Giant
wr cs "Joe Palooka" 1963
d. 1965
             r. WWACB

Fitzgerald, Owen
cb art-Bob Hope, Ozzie and Harriet
asst. cs "Dennis the Menace" (Sun.)1973
layouts, ScoobyDoo Show -1976

Flanagan, Raymond
cs "Tom Jordan," 1935

Flanders, Charles
b. June 26, 1907 Mayville, NY
st. Albright Art School
silk screen co. - Buffalo, NY
asst art dir. NYC, 1928
McFadden Magazines art
cs "King of the Royal Mounted," 1936
cs "Tim Tyler's Luck"
cs "Secret Agent X-9," 1935-1938
cs "The Lone Ranger," 1937-
d. Jan.10,1973
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Flannery, Larry
cs "Penny" 1967-70

Fleisher, Mike
wr cs "Little Orphan Annie" 1973-74
WWACB-----

Fleming, Homer
b. 1883
cs & cb
originated - Buck Marshall Range Detective, Chuck Dawson
originated - The Whip, Sandor
cartoons in Cavalcade of Cartoons book
retired
d. Jan. 21, 1967 Stratford, NJ
      
Flessel, Creig
b. Feb. 2, 1912 Huntington, NY
st. Grand Central Art School
cb - Hanko the Cowhand
illustrator
cb - The Sandman (DC)
adv cartoons
illus. - Boys Life
cs "David Crane," 1960
feature - "This Week in Astrology"
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               r. NCSA
                  WWACB
  
Fletcher, Dick (Richard Martin)
asst cs "Dan Dunn" 40's
asst cs "Harold Teen"
staff - Chic. Tribune
cs "Surgeon Stone," 1946-1951
art cs "Jed Cooper," 1949
cb art- Gang Busters
               r. E&P Nov. 19, 1949
               r. E&P March 4, 1950
                  WWACB

Fletcher, Frank
b. St. Louis, Mo.
st. Wash. Univ., Univ. Missouri (Engin.)
Air Force - 20th Bomber Command, Combat Intelligence
asst art dir. - KFS
cb - Blondie, Daisy & Pups
golden books - Blondie, Henry, Popeye
art cs "Bringing Up Father," 1954-84
               r. NCSA
                  WWACB

Fletcher, Richard (Rick)
b. Iowa
staff - Davenport Tri-City Star
WW2 - Combat Engineer officer
staff - Chic. Tribune, 1946
adv. cs art
art cs "Old Glory," 1961
asst. cs "Dick Tracy"
art cs "Dick Tracy" 1981-82
               r. E&P Dec. 24, 1960

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