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Mace, Harry
b. (1924) Shawneetown, Ill.
st. Columbia Univ.
4th Signal Battalion in Europe
cs "Junior Grade," 1957-1960
cs "Hanniball," 1956-1957
freelance cartoonist
d.                      
               r. E&P Aug. 24, 1957

MacGovern, Stan
newspaper cartoonist
cs "Extra Extra" -N.Y.Post 1938
cs "Silly Millie" 1940-(51)
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Machamer, Jefferson
b. 1910 Nebraska
staff, Kansas City Star
gags for Judge
cs "Petting Patty" 1928 (NY American)
panel gags
cs "Hollywood Husband" 1940
syndicated panel gags, 1947
magazine gags,illustrations, art instruction
d. 1960
               r. E&P Aug. 9, 1947
               r. Goulart, Encycl.Am.Comics
  
MacIntosh, Craig (Mac)
edit. cartoonost, Minneapolis Star Tribune
art cs "Sally Forth"
co-cs "Prof. Doodles"

Mack, Ed
staff, New York Journal
asst cs "Mutt & Jeff" (p)

Mackey, Jim
art student
asst cs "Brenda Starr," c. 1960

MacNelly, Jeffrey (Jeff)
b. Sept. 14, 1947 NY, NY
st. Univ. NC
edit. cart.
staff - Richmond News Leader
Pulitzer Prize, 1972
cs "Shoe," 1978
NCS--

Mager, Gus (Charles) ("Watso")
b. 1878 Newark, N.J.
staff, N.Y. Journal
cs "Sherlocko the Monk" 1910
cs "Oliver's Adventures" 1930's
associate of Rudolph Dirks
cs "Hawkshaw the Detective" 1913
painter
d. July 17,1956
                r. O'Sullivan
                r. Goulart, Encycl.Am.Comics

Mandel, George
b. 1920
cb art
asst.cs "Miss Fury" (p) 1941
WWACB---

Malott, H.R.
cs "The Story of our Country," 1936

Maneely, Joe
b. 1926 Pennsylvania
st. Hussian School of Art
staff - Phila. Bulletin
Phila. Daily News art dept.
cb art-Kid Colt, Black Knight
freelance art
cs "Mrs. Lyon's Cubs" 1957-58
d.1958
                 r. WWACB
                 r. Goulart, Encycl.Am.Comics

Mankin, Hiram ("Hi")
b. 1926
st. ASL (1946-1947), Chouinard Art Inst. (1950-1960)  
cb art (inking) Superman, 1941 (DC)
asst cs "Smilin' Jack," 1942
asst cs "Briging Up Father," 1943,1959-64
animation in-betweens MGM, 1947-1949
asst cs "The American Adventure," 1949
asst cs "Dotty Dripple," 1949
asst cs "Bugs Bunny," 1950-1951 (daily)
cb art - Dell, 1950
cb art - Quality, 1952
cb art - Lev Gleason (Daredevil), 1951-1953
cb art - Dell, 1952-1958
art cs "Roy Rogers," 1953-1958 (daily)
asst cs "Buz Sawyer," 1959 (Sun.)
animation - Cambria Studios, 1959-1964
layout - Hanna-Barbera Studios, 1964-1967
d.
               r. WWACB

Manning, Reg
b. (1905) Kansas City, Mo.
staff - Arizona Republic, 1926          
editorial cartoonist, 1931
Pulitzer Prize, 1951
author - From Tee to Cup
author - What Kinda Cactus Izzat?
cs "Beaver Crick," 1959
               r. E&P Nov. 29, 1958
               r. NCSA

Manning, Russ
b. 1929 Santa Maria, Calif.
st. Santa Maria Valley Jr. College, Los Angeles County Art Inst.
cb - Western Pub., 1952
cb - Brothers of the Spear, Ben-Hur, Magnus, Korak, Tarzan
cs "Tarzan" 1967-73
art cs "Star Wars" 1979-80
d. 1981
                 r. WWACB

Mansfield, J.(James) Carroll
b. 1896
st. ASL, Maryland Inst.
cs "Highlights of History," 1935-1938
cb fillers
              r. WWACB

Marcos, Pablo
b. 1939,Peru
asst cs "Conan" ink c. 1989
ink cb Aquaman, Batman- 1980's
           r. WWACB

Marcoux, George
b. 1896
asst cs "Skippy" (p) 1927-31
art cs "Strange as it Seems" 1936
cs "Toddy," 1936-1938
cb art 1940's- Nick Carter, Supersnipe
          r. WWACB

Marcus, Ruth
b. Brooklyn, NY
st. Brooklyn College
panel - "Oh Lady"
feature - "Small Wonders" (in Good Housekeeping)
cs "G.P. Jones, M.D.," 1974
               r. E&P Sept. 14, 1974

Marcus, Jerry
b. 1924 Brooklyn, NY
Navy Seabees - WW2
st. School of Visual Arts
gag cart., 1948-1963
panel - "Trudy," 1963
cs "Trudy" (Sun. strip)
               r. NCSA

Margarita  
cs "Little Reggie," 1947-1948

Markham, Edna
cs "Sunny Sue," 1950-1961

Marko, George
b. (1901)
art cs "Hy Score" 1940-42
art cs "Mighty O'Malley" 1947-48
cb art Mary Marvel, Dopey Danny Dee-1940's
              r. WWACB

Marlette, Doug
b. (1950)
st. Florida State Univ.
edit. cart. - Charlotte Observer, 1972
cs "Kudzu," 1981--

Marriner, William
b. 1880
cs "Wags-the Dog that Adopted a Man" c.1905
cs "Sambo and his Funny Noises"
d. Oct.9,1914

Marrs, Lee
b. 1945
st. American Univ.
mag. ill., commercial art
founder, Lee Marrs Artwork
gags-cs "Hi and Lois" c.1969
asst cs "Little Orphan Annie"-bkgd. 1969-1980
asst cs "Prince Valiant" bkgd. 1980's
cb art- StarReach, Earthprobe-1970's
wr cb Wonder Woman-1989
             r. WWACB
  
Marsh, Jesse
b. July 27, 1915 Florence, Alabama
self-taught artist
staff - Walt Disney Studios, 1939, 1945-1946
US Army Air Force - radar man
artist - Dell Comics, 1947-1965
cb art - Tarzan, Roy Rogers, Gene Autry, Disneys
art cs "Disney Clasic Tales" 1956-62
asst cs "The Flintstones" (p) c. 1963
painter, 1965
d. 1966
             r. Erb-Dom#14  
             r. WWACB

Marsh, Norman
b. (1910)
Marine - WW1, WW2
detective, author, sailor, prize fight manager
cs "Dan Dunn"
cs "Hunter Keene"
cs "Danny Hale," 1947 (KFS)
               r. E&P Sept. 27, 1947
               r. E&P Nov. 26, 1949
               r. E&P Oct. 25, 1952

Marshall, John
cs "Walnut Cove" 1991--
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Marshall, Les
cs "Modern Planes" 1937-39
cb fillers
               r. WWACB

Marston, William Moulton (Charles Moulton)
b. May 9,1893 Cliftondale, Md.
creator-Wonder Woman
wr cs "Wonder Woman" 1944-45
d. 1947
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Marthen, Joe
magazine gags
writer for tv and plays
cs "Inside Woody Allen" 1976
                 r. E&P Oct. 4,1976

Martin, Ben
st. Univ. Calif.
tv news editor
asst editor - Judge
feature writer - NEA
staff - Herald Trib. Synd., 1953
Christmas feature - "Heavenly Daze," 1954
wr cs "Johnny Reb & Billy Yank"
               r. E&P Sept. 11, 1954

Martin, Don
b. 1931
st. Phila. Acad. F.A.
pages in Mad magazine
cs "The Nutheads" 1989-92
NCS
WWACB--

Martin, Edgar E.
b. July 6, 1898 Indianapolis, Ind.
st. Chic. Acad FA
art staff - NEA, 1921
cs "Boots & Her Buddies," 1924-1960
d. Aug. 30, 1960
               r. Cartoonist Profiles #13
               r. obit. E&P Sept. 10, 1960

Martin, Joe
b. 1945
draftsman
ran employment agency in Chicago
screenwriter
cs "Willy'n'Ethel" 1981---
panel "Porterfield"
cs "Mr. Boffo"
                r. O'Sullivan
                r. E&P
  
Martin, Man
cs "Sibling Revelry" 1989--
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Martin, Martine
co cs "Oh Oswald," 1948-1952

Martin, Phil
b. (1922)
art cs "Chris Crusty"
asst cs "Ella Cinders"
asst cs "Jane Arden" (p)1945
cs "Hap Holiday" 1948
cb art-Swing Sisson-1940's
           r. WWACB

Martin, Vic
art cs "Little Orphan Annie" 1973-74
WWACB--

Martine, Ted
asst cs "Emmy Lou" (Sun.)

Martinek, Frank V.
US Navy officer, Navy Intelligence
director, Civil Defense Research Associates
manager - Standard Oil of Indiana, 1925-1960
author - "Know Your Man" series
wr cs "Don Winslow of the Navy," 1934-1955
d.

Mason, Hatley Norton
b. (1957)
art staff - Roanoke World News
art staff - Richmond Times-Dispatch
art cs "Dupont Circle," 1979
               r. E&P Sept. 29, 1979

Mason, Rolfe  
cs "Brenda Breeze," 1962

Massey, Thomas V. (Tom)
adv. art - 1930s
Disney animator - 1935-46
anim. - Donald Duck, Snow White, Fantasia
anim. - Song of the South, Make Mine Music
asst cs "Tim Tyler's Luck" (p) 1947-52
art cs "Tim Tyler's Luck," 1952-72
cb art- Rangerider, Texas Rangers, Mabu in Korak
asst cs "Gene Autry" (Sun.)1950's
                 r. WWACB

Matera, Fran (Francis)
b. 1924
asst. cs "Kerry Drake" 1946-47
art cs "Dickie Dare" 1947-49
art cs "Mr. Holiday" 1952-53
art cs "Nero Wolfe" 1957
cb art
art for stories in Sunday Pix 1954
g-cs "Little Annie Rooney"
g-cs "Rex Morgan,M.D." 1957-80
art cs "Legend of Bruce Lee" 1982
art cs "Can You Solve the Mystery?" 1984
art cs "Steve Roper" 1986--
WWACB--
  

Matz, Ralph S.
cs "The Mountain Ranger," 1940
cs "The Night Riders," 1940
cs "Rube the Boob," 1938-1940

Matz, Stanley
cs "Cowboy Joe," 1940
cs "Elmer Jones," 1940
cs "Mary Jane," 1940

Maurer, Linus
b. (1927) Sleepy Eye, Minn.
st. St. Thomas Coll., Minneapolis School of Art
Navy, 1943-1946
newspaper & mag. cartoonist - 5 yrs.
freelance art
art instr. in Minneapolis
animation art dir. - 10 yrs.
cs "Old Harrigan," 1955-56
cs "Sid"
panel - "Abracadabra," 1970
cs "Per Diem," 1970
panel - "In the Beginning," 1978
cb prod. Mighty Mouse 3-D
               r. E&P Feb. 5, 1955
                  WWACB
Maurer, Norman
b. 1926 Brooklyn, N.Y.
cb art-Crimebuster, Daredevil
cs "Happy Days" 1960
producer, Three Stooges movies
d. 1986
             r. Goulart, Encycl.Am.Comics  
WWACB--
 
Maxon, Rex
b.  March 24,1892 Lincoln, Neb.
painted steamboats
st. Chicago Art Inst.,St. Louis School F.A.
art - Lord & Thomas Agency
NY Evening Mail & NY Globe, Metropolitan Newsp. Synd.
cs "Tarzan," 1929-36,38-41,42-47
freelance in fine arts & illus.
art- Dell comics - Turok, Young Hawk feature
d.  Nov.25,1973
               r. WWACB

May, Rex
cs "Lunchbuckets" 1993
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Mayer, Larry
b. 1921
asst. cs "Donald Duck" (i) 1987-90
asst. cs "Mickey Mouse" (i) 1974
asst. cs "Scamp" (i) 1984-88
WWACB--

Mayer, Sheldon
b. April 1, 1917 NYC
cb work - 1935
ghost cs "Bobby Thatcher" 1937-38
founded All-American Comics, 1939
cb - Scribbly, 1948-1950
cb - Sugar & Spike
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               r. NCSA

Mayerik, Val
b. 1950
art cs "Howard the Duck" (1977)
WWACB--

Mayo, John
art cs "Future Eye," 1953

Mayo, Ralph
cb art
art cs "Flash Gordon" 1942-44
art cs "Jungle Jim" 1945-48
WWACB--

Mazouijan, Charles
b. 1917
art cs "Lady Luck" 1940-41
WWACB--

McArdle, Jim
b. (1899)
st. Fordham Univ., ASL, NAD
staff - Brooklyn Eagle
cs "Dr. Bobbs," 1940-1952
cs "Davy Crockett," 1952-1959
d. Feb. 11, 1960
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               r. obit. E&P Feb. 20, 1960

McArthur, William
cs "Chuck," 1935

McBride, Clifford
b. 1901 Minneapolis, Minn.
staff, Los Angeles Times
cs "Napoleon & Uncle Elby," 1932-50
d. 1951
                r. Goulart, Encycl. Am. Comics

McCague, James P.
cs "Bill & Davey," 1935-1940

McCall, Ted
cs "Robin Hood & Co.," 1940

McCampbell, John
cs for Nashville Tennessean
cs "Super Star," 1972
               r. E&P Nov. 11, 1972

McCarron, Owen
Sun. feature "Marvelous Fun and Games" 1979-80
  
McCarthy, Paul
cs "Gertie O'Grady," 1940-1941 (Sun.)
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McCay, Bob
b.1896
cs "Impy" 1937-38
cs "Little Nemo" 1937-38
WWACB--

McCay, Winsor ("Silas")
b. Sept. 26, 1869 Spring Lake, Mich.
adv. art - Chicago, Cinn.
theatrical posters
painter - street signs & posters
staff (cartoonist) - Cincinnati Commercial Tribune
newspaper art - NYC, 1902
cartoonist - Hearst papers, NYC
staff - NY Herald, 1903
cs "Little Nemo," 1905
cs "Dreams of the Rarebit Fiend," 1905
cs "Little Sammy Sneeze"
cs "Tales of the Jungle Imps"
cs "Dull Care"
cs "Poor Jake"
cs "The Man from Montclair"
cs "A Pilgrim's Progress"
cs "It's Nice to be Married"
cs "Hungry Henrietta"
animator - "Gertie the Dinosaur," 1909
d. July 26, 1934
               r. obit. WWAA, 1936-1937

McClelland, Hugh
cs "Jimpy," 1947-1948

McClelland, Leland (Lee)
b. May 23, 1914 Columbus, Ohio
st. Ohio State Univ., Chic. Acad FA
staff - Columbus Citizen, 1935-1944
cs "Cartoon Parade," 1937-1959 (Sun. Citizen)
staff - Byer & Bowman Ad Agency
cs "Filbur McFudd," 1937
               r. NCSA

McClure, Darrell
b. 1903 Ukiah, Calif.
st. art in San Francisco
animation work, painting
logging camps, rancher
staff - KFS, 1923
cs "Little Annie Rooney," 1930
illus. - Yachting magazine
               r. NCSA

McCormick, Kevin
cs "Arnold" 1983-87

McCormick, Tom
cs "Our Boarding House" 1970-84

McCoy, Glenn
art cs "The Duplex" 1993--
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McCoy, Wilson
b. April 6, 1902 Troy, Mo.  
st. Washington Univ., Chic. Art Inst.
freelance commercial art
asst cs "Phantom," 1942-1948
art cs "Phantom," 1948-1960
member - Board of Education, Barrington, Ill.
d. July 29, 1961

McDonnell, Patrick
cs "Mutts" 1994--
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McDougall, Walt
b. Feb. 10,1858 Newark, N.J.
staff, New York World
cs "Peck's Bad Boy"
art cs "Land of Oz"
cs "The Radio Buggs"
cs "Hank" 1925
d. 1938
                  r. O'Sullivan

McEldowney, Brooke
cs "9 Chickweed Lane" 1994--
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McEvoy, J.P. (Joseph P.)
b. June 27, 1895
wr cs "Dixie Dugan"
d. 1955

McEvoy, Renny
son of J.P.McEvoy
actor - Showgirl, Wing & A Prayer
wr cs "Hollywood Merry-Go-Round," 1945
wr cs "Hollywood Johnnie"
wr cs "Merrie Chase"
wr cs "Dixie Dugan" 1950's
               r. E&P Oct. 13, 1945

McFarland, J. David
st. Famous Artists Course
newspaper work in Phoenix
cs "Moonshines"
cs "Mata Hari," 1968
               r. E&P June 29, 1968

McGill, Angus
cs "Clive," 1970

McGill, H.A.
cs "Padlock Bones," 1904
cs "The Hall Room Boys," 1906 (American Journal Examiner)
cs "Percy & Ferdy"
d. 1952            
               r. Smithsonian Coll.

McGill, Ray
b. 1892
staff, New York Journal 1920's
cs "Brodie Betts," 1926
cs "Gerald Greenback"
asst cs "Blondie" 1930's
asst. cs "Mickey Finn"
art cs "The Funny Money Man" (1940)
asst. cs "Blondie" 1950-63
d. 1963
                r. Goulart, Encycl.Am.Comics
WWACB--

McGraw, Tug
major league baseball star
creator, cs "Scroogie" 1975-76

McGruder, Aaron
st. Univ.Maryland
creator, "The Boondocks" in The Source, 1998
cs "The Boondocks" 1999--
              r. CP#123

McKenzie, Roger
wr cs "Star Hawks" 1980-81
WWACB--

McKimson, Tom
staff - Western Publ.
production cs "Roy Rogers," 1949
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McLachlan, J. Gordon
b. 1944
cs "Clarence the Cop"
NCS---

McLaughlin,Frank
b. 1935
art cs "Adventures of Patsy" 1940
asst. cs "Heart of Juliet Jones" c.1971
WWACB---

McLean, Al
cb art-Public Enemies
art cs "Adventures of Patsy" 1940
WWACB--
  
McLean, Bill
cs "Double Trouble," 1947-1953

McLeod,Bob
art cs "Red Ryder" (1961-64)
WWACB--

McLeod, Jack
b. March 23, 1931 Cotton Plank, Ark.
st. Art Inst. of Pittsburg, 1949-1951
USAF, 1951-1955
staff - Chic. Sun Times, 1955-1957
asst cs "Grandma," 1957-1963
ghost cs "Grandma," 1963-1969
tv artist, 1969-1974
edit. cart. - Buffalo Eve. News, 1974
               r. NCSA 1980

McManus, George
staff - NY World
cs "The Newlyweds"
cs "Let George Do It"
cs "Nibsy the Newsboy"
cs "Bringing Up Father," 1912
d.
               r. NCSA
  

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