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McMein, Neysa
portrait artist
magazine covers
art cs "Deathless Deer," 1942
               r. E&P Oct. 10, 1942

McNally, Ed
cs "Polly Esther," 1971

McNamara, Tom
b. San Francisco
staff - S.F. Chronicle
cs "The Sandlot League"
staff - NY Journal, 1910
cs "Us Boys"
wrote & dir. - Boys to Board, 1921 (for Hal Roach)
cb's - National, Fawcett "Grandpa Peters" (1930s)
cartoons for adv. campaigns
d. May 19, 1964
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McNerney, Eugene
cs "Jill & Judy," 1940
cs "Kit Cabot," 1941

McWilliams, Alden
b. Greenwich, Conn.
st. NY School Fine & Applied Art
asst cs "Tim Tyler's Luck" (asst. Lyman Young)
pulp art, cb art
military service, 1942-1945, Army in Europe
art cs "Twin Earths," 1952-1962
asst cs "Rip Kirby," 1964-1965
art cs "Davy Jones," 1966-1968
asst cs "Dan Flagg," 1965-1967
asst cs "On Stage," 1969-1970
art cs "Dateline: Danger," 1968
               r. NCSA
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Meagher, Fred
illus. western stories
cs "Tom Mix"
cs "Buffalo Bill," 1950
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Meddick, Jim
b. Weston, Conn.
st. Washington Univ.
edit. cartoonist, NEA
cs "Robotman"  1985--
                r. United Media

Meehan, Kieran
cs "Miehan Streak" 1999
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Meese, Eric
cs "Bears in Love" 1983-85
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Meiser, Edith
vaudeville performer
actress
radio script wr - "Sherlock Holmes," 14 yrs.
wr cs "Sherlock Holmes," 1954
               r. E&P Jan. 9, 1953

Mellors, Frank
(see Frank Borth)
cs "Bouford," 1949

Mendelsohn, Jack
b. 1926 Brooklyn, NY
animated cartoon work
US Navy - WW2
writer for cb's
cs "Jacky's Diary," 1959
storyboarding anim. cartoon series
               r. E&P Jan. 2, 1960
               r. NCSA
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Menees, Tim
cs "Cooper" 1985
cs "Iota"  1988
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Mercer, Marilyn
wr cs "The Spirit" 1946
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Merkle, George
art cs "Underground" 1945

Messerli, Joe
asst. cs "Ella Cinders" 1945-61
asst. cs "Napoleon" 1960-61
art cs "The Flintstones"
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Messick, Dahlia (Dale)
b. (1906) South Bend, Ind.
st. Art Inst. Chicago
engraving plant, greeting card co.
cs "Brenda Starr," 1940 (Sun.)
cs "Brenda Starr," 1945 (daily strip)
cs "Streamlined Babies"
cs "Kidbits"
               r. Curr. Biog. 1961
               r. E&P Nov. 23, 1974, p. 12

Messmer, Otto
b. 1892
animator - Pat Sullivan Studio ("Felix the Cat")1916
cs "Felix the Cat" 1929-46
cb Felix the Cat
animator, Famous Studios
d. 1983
             r. Goulart, Encycl.Am.Comics
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Messner-Loebs, William
b. 1949
wr cs "Batman" 1989-91
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Metzer, Joe
cs "Off Side" 1937
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Meugniot, Will
b. 1951
asst. cs "Amazing Spider-Man" 1982
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Micale, Al
b. 1913
cb art-Roy Rogers
asst. cs "Captain Yank" 1942-44
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MIK (see Mikkelsen)

Mik,Al
see Al Plastino

Mikkelsen, Henning Dahl (MIK)
b. 1915 Skive, Denmark
no formal art training
house painter in Copenhagen 1932
created "Ferd'nand," 1936
came to US to live
cs "Ferd'nand," 1947 (in American papers)
dec.

Milai, Sam
b. (1902)
art staff - Pittsburgh Courier, 1937-1945
art ed. - Pittsburgh Courier, 1945-1966
cs "Society Sue"
cs "Bucky"
cs "Don Powers"
cs "Danny Downbeat"
cs "John Henry"
cs "Thunderboy"
instructor - Art Inst. of Pittsburgh (1966)
art feature - "Black History," 1969
               r. E&P Nov. 22, 1969

Miles, John
b. 1934
British Army service
Bermuda Island Press
art in Greece
portraits, posters, designs
cs "Perkins," 1968

Millar, Jeff
b. (1942)
st. Univ. Texas
staff - Daily Texas
writer - movie scripts, science fiction stories
wr cs "Tank McNamara," 1974
wr cs "Second Chances"
               r. E&P Nov. 30, 1974

Miller, Dave
b. (1964) New Jersey
st. Rhode Island Schol of Design
car designer
animation storyboards
cs "Dave" 1992--
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Miller, Frank
b. October 2, 1898 Sheldon, Iowa
cs "Barney Baxter," 1937-42
US Coast Guard 1942-48
d. Dec.3, 1949
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Miller, Norman
Marine Combat Correspondent - WW2
asst ed. - NY Mirror
wr cs "Will Chance," 1958
               r. E&P May 10, 1958  

Miller, Stanley
cs "Adventures in Death Valley," 1940

Miller,Ted
cb art
cs "Loop Carew" 1937-48
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Miller, (David) Wiley
edit. cart.
cs "Fenton" 1983-85
cs "Non Sequitur" 1993--
cs "Us and Them" 1995
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Millie, Jack
cs "Amanda Panda" 1972-74

Mills, Tarpe
cs "Barry Finn," 1939
cs "Miss Fury" 1941-52
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Mintz, Charles"
cs "Scrappy," 1937

Moldoff, Sheldon (Shelly)
b. April 14, 1920 (Manhattan) NYC
st. art in NYC
National Comics Group - 1938
cb - Hawkman
Signal Corps Photo Center
ghost cs "Batman"
panel - "Oliver's Twist"
               r. NCSA

Moench, Doug
wr cs "Conan" 1981
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Molnar, Maria
cs "Love & Laughter," 1964-1969

Momand, Pop (Arthur)
b. 1886 San Diego, Calif.
artist, New York World 1907
cs "Keeping Up with the Joneses" 1916-37
portrait painter
d. 1987
                r. Goulart, Encycl.Am.Comics
  
Moneypenny, David
wr cs "Vic Jordan" 1943
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Mont, M.R.
cs "Dr. X," 1946-1947

Montana, Bob
b. 1920 Stockton, Calif.
st. ASL, Boston Museum Fine Arts
cb - MLJ Group
creator "Archie," 1941
cs "Archie"
d.
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               r. NCSA

Montone, Ken
b. 1938 Chicago
Navy - submarines
st. Univ. Ill. - design
tv graphic arts - ABC
cs "Kiwi," 1968 (with Brian Kirby)

Moore, Bob
wr cs "Gordon Fife" 1935-42
wr cs "Don Dixon" 1936-42
wr cs "Tad of the Tanbark" 1936-39
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Moore, Don
b. c.1905 Venice, Fla.
newspaper work in Miami-1920's
staff - Springfield News
founder, Nassau News Bureau
editor, Argosy All-Story Weekly
art cs "Capt. Midnight" (daily)
service WW2 - 3 yrs.
cs "The Red Diamond" 1945
wr cs "Flash Gordon," 1948-55
wr cs "Jungle Jim" 1951-54
film writer, Warner Brothers
Tv scripts-Capt. Video, Rawhide, Sea Hunt
d. April 7, 1986
               r. E&P Oct. 13, 1945
               r. CA

Moore, Edward M. (Ed)
b. June 7, 1918 Baltimore, Md.
st. Univ. Chicago, Chicago Acad FA
asst cs "Dan Dunn," 1937-1938
asst cs "Don Winslow," 1938-1940
cs "Capt. Storm," 1940-1941
military pilot in Europe - 1944
asst cs "Time Out," 1946-1950
asst cs "Rufus," 1950-1951
asst cs "Jackson Twins," 1954-1961
adv. art, sales promotion
feature - "Wendy's World"
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               r. NCSA
               r. WWACB

Moore, Jack
b. Macon, Ga.
st. Univ. Md., Maryland Art Inst.
US Army - 1961
editor, college editor - Baltimore Sun
cs "Kelly," 1972
               r. Cart. Profiles #20

Moore, Ray
b. 1905 Montgomery City, Mo.
asst. cs "Mandrake" 1935
art cs "The Phantom" 1936-42, 45-50
d. 1983
                 r. Daniel Leahy Phantom page

Moore, Richard "Sparky"
b. 1925
cb art
art cs "Little Lulu" 1962
asst. cs "Thorne McBride" 1963
asst. cs "Mac Divot" 1963
art cs "Treasury of Classic Tales" 1976-87
art cs Winnie the Pooh" 1978-84
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Moore, Robert L. (Robin)
b. Oct. 31, 1925 Concord, Mass.
st. Harvard Univ.
US Army Air Force, 1944-1946
8th Army Service - WW2
tv producer, 1949-1953
staff - Boston Globe
V.P. adv. dept. &  - Sheraton Hotels Corp., 1953-1961
author - The Pitchman
author - The Devil to Pay, 1961
author - The Green Berets, 1965
wr cs "Tales of the Green Berets," 1965
               r. C.A. 15-16
               r. E&P Aug. 14, 1965
               r. E&P Feb. 12, 1966

Moore, Tom
b. 1928
asst. cs "Barney Google" (p) 1960's
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Moores, Dick
b. 1909
st. Chic. Acad FA, Chic. Art Inst., Chouinard Art Inst.
asst cs "Dick Tracy," 1931-1936
cs "Jim Hardy," 1937-1940
cb art, 1936-1942
cs dept. - Disney, 1942-1956
art cs "Uncle Remus"
asst cs "Gasoline Alley," 1956-1960
cs "Gasoline Alley," 1960
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Mora, Gene
creative advertising
art dir - McN. Synd.
wr cs "Alexander Gate," 1970
               r. E&P Nov. 21, 1970

Moreira, Ruben (Rubimore)
st. Cooper Union, Pratt Inst.
oil painter                  
art cs "Tarzan," 1945
art cs "Casey Ruggles" 1954
cb - Roy Raymond, Shining Knight
Rangers Comics
moved to Puerto Rico - 1957
               r. E&P Oct. 6, 1945
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Morgan, Fred
cs "Dolly the Drummer" 1928
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Morgan, Paul
cs "Blaze Braden," 1960

Morisi, Pete A. (PAM)
st. Cartoonists & Illustrators School
asst. cs "Dickie Dare"
asst. cs "The Saint"
cs asst - Coulton Waugh, Mike Roy, John Belfi
cb work - Fox Features, 1948
cb - Arizona Kid, Lash Larue, Kid Montana
cb - Wyatt Earp, Gunmaster, Thunderbolt
ink cs "Flash Gordon" briefly 1953
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Morley, Jack
st. Carnegie Tech., Univ. Pittsburgh
edit. cart. - NY Journal-American
edit. cart. - Milwaukee News
asst cs "Barnaby," 1945
art cs "Barnaby," 1946
               r. E&P Aug. 24, 1946

Morris, John Milt
b. 1906  Santa Barbara, Calif.
st. Pasadena Jr. College, Gardner Art School
staff - L.A. Herald-Express
staff - NY Eve. Journal, 1930-1935
staff - Associated Press, 1935
panel - "Neighborly Neighbors," 1940s
cs "Scorchy Smith"
AP political illus.
cs "Half-Acre Castle," 1955
               r. E&P Sept. 16, 1950
               r. E&P Jan. 29, 1955
               r. E&P Feb. 27, 1960
               r. NCSA

Morrison, Tom
wr cs "Barker Bill"
wr cs "Marvelous Mike"
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Morrow, (Dwight) Gray
b. March 27, 1934 Ft. Wayne, Indiana
st. CAFA
agency work in Chicago
cb art - Capt. America, Classics Ill. (1956)
20 books ill. - Bobbs-Merrill Cofas series
covers & illus. for SF pulps & papersbacks
art Creepy magazine - 1965
asst cs "Secret Agent X-9"
asst cs "Big Ben Bolt"
asst cs "Rip Kirby"
asst cs "Prince Valiant"    
art cs "Buck Rogers," 1980
art cs "Barbara Cartland's Romances," 1980
art cs "Tarzan"
               r. WWACB
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Morse, Wesley
cs "Frolicky Fables" 1925
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Mortimer, (James) Winslow
b. May 1,1919 Hamilton, Ont.
st. ASL
staff - Toronto Star
advertising art
cb - Superboy, Supergirl, Superman, Spiderman
art cs "David Crane" (with Ed Dodd) 5 yrs.
cs "David Crane," 1956-60
cs "Larry Brannon," 1960-68
edit. cartoonist, Putnam, N.Y. 1972-98
d. Jan. 11, 1998
               r. CP #23
               r. NCSA
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Morton, Jerry
st. Minneapolis Sch. Art, Univ. Minn.
contrib. - Minneapolis Tribune
gags for house organs
cs "Hollywood Dolly," 1946
               r. E&P Feb. 2, 1946

Mosley, Bob
asst cs "Smilin' Jack," c. 1945

Mosley, Zack
b. 1906
st. Chic. Acad FA
asst cs "Skyroads" (asst Calkins)
asst cs "Buck Rogers" (asst Calkins)
cs "Smilin' Jack," 1933-1973
Anti-Sub Patrol flying - WW2
retire - 1973
               r. NCSA

Mossler, Arnie
freelance cartoonist, adv. art
gags - Collier's, Sat. Eve. Post
Air Transport Command - WW2
staff - Newsday
panel - "The Young Idea," 1944 (UFS)
panel - "Tid Bits," 1951
edit. cart. - St. Petersburg Times
art cs "Earth People," 1959
               r. E&P Nov. 14, 1959

Moyer, Rich
cs "Ick" 1995

Mueller, Charlie
art cs "Amos'n'Andy" 1928-29
asst cs "Smitty," 1934-(1964)

Muffatti, Steve ("Al Buck")
animator - Famous Studios
art cs "Little Audrey," 1950
               r. E&P Dec. 16, 1950
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Munson, Walt
cs "Such is Life" 1935
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Murphy, Cullen
b. 1953
st. Amherst College
managing editor, The Atlantic 1985--
wr cs "Prince Valiant"
                 r. O'Sullivan
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Murphy, Ed
cs "Little Gus" 1938
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Murphy, Jimmy
b. Nov. 20, 1891 Chicago, Ill.
st. Creighton Univ. (Omaha)
staff - Omaha Examiner, 1906
art - Spokane Herald, Oregon Journal
staff - S.F. Call, 1915
polit. cart. - Hearst, 1917
NY Eve. Journal, 1919
cs "Toots & Casper," 1918 (KFS)
cs "It's Papa Who Pays," 1926 (Sun.)
d. March 9, 1965
                   r. E&P
                   r. Goulart, Encycl.Am.Comics    

Murphy, John Cullen
b. May 3, 1919 NYC
st. Chic. Art Inst., Grand Central, ASL
painted kmagazine covers
Army Anti-Aircraft, 1941-1946
magazine illustrator, 1946-1950  
art cs "Big Ben Bolt," 1950
water colors & portraits
art cs "Prince Valiant," 1970--
               r. NCSA
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Murphy, Matt
cs "Noggin Fogg" 1947
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Murry, Paul
b. 1911 Missouri
animator, Disney Studio
art cs "Uncle Remus" 1945-46
art cs "Mickey Mouse" 1944-46
art cs "Buck O'Rue" 1951-53
cb art-Mickey Mouse to 1984
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Muse, Ken
b. April 28, 1925 Detroit, Mich.
st. Landon Course, Meinzinger Art School
Army Medics - 4 yrs.
tv cartoon work
animation & freelance
cs "Wayout," 1964
               r. NCSA

Musial, Joseph
b.1905, Yonkers, NY
st. Pratt Inst.
asst Billy DeBeck
ghost cs "Popeye"
ghost cs "Pete the Tramp"
ghost cs "Tillie"
cb work
cs "The Katzenjammer Kids" 1957-76
d. 1977
               r. NCSA
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Myers, Ed
commercial artist
freelance gags - Post, True
art cs "Frank & Ernie," 1966
               r. E&P Nov. 6, 1965

Myers, Jack
co cs "Honey," 1959

Myers, Louise
co cs "Honey," 1959

Myers, Marvin
b. 1925 Eugene, Oregon
st. Univ. Oregon - Journalism degree, 1925
US Army
reporter, cartoonist
credit executive
adv. art
panel - "Soft Sell Sam," 1967  
art cs "Phyllis & Fang," 1968
panel - "Zody"
               r. E&P Jan. 6, 1968

Myers, Norm
cs "Korea," 1954

Myers, Russ
b. Oct. 9, 1938 Pittsburgh, Kansas
st. Univ. Tulsa
artist - Hallmark cards
freelancer
cs "Broom Hilda," 1970---
cs "Perky and Beans" 1985-87
               r. Cart. Profiles #14

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