The Library of Congress has a very brief slide show up (four images) tied to its new publication and exhibit, Drawn to Purpose. Above, Ethel Plummer’s June 1914 cover for Vanity Fair.
A Humor Editors Round-up
From The Writer, June 18, 2018, “The lords and ladies of LOL. Inside the minds of America’s top humor editors”— the piece includes the New Yorker‘s cartoon editor, Emma Allen.
— My thanks to author and New Yorker cartoonist, Bob Eckstein for alerting the Spill to this piece.
Better Scans from the New Yorker Encyclopedia of Cartoons
Yesterday I posted some mighty small scans from the upcoming New Yorker Encyclopedia of Cartoons. Here are two larger images (one courtesy of Mr. Attempted Bloggery, Stephen Nadler).
Stylish packaging…can’t wait to see what more is inside. Especially curious to see how the two volumes incorporate the advertised 3000 cartoons (or “classic images” as the publisher calls them). Actually, since we now can see 3 classic images (below), curious to see how the other 2997 are incorporated.