Video: Punch (1962); Roz Chast At Home (NYTs)

                                        From the fascinating archives of British Pathe, this short piece on Punch from 1962   And…   In today’s New York Times “Home & Garden” section, “Parents Safely in the Closet” — this piece (with slide show) featuring Roz Chast.

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Krementz photographs of Addams, Steinberg, Brendan Gill, S.J. Perelman, Renata Adler, Donald Barthelme & more

    I stumbled across this piece today: “Jill Krementz Covers Saul Steinberg” — it’s chock full of photographs by Krementz of Steinberg including shots of him with Charles Addams, Donald Barthelme, and Woody Allen (there’s also a photo of Charles Addams with Jackie Kennedy Onassis).  Other New Yorker contributors pictured include Brendan Gill (wearing a funny straw hat), Ian

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Photograph of Roland Baum Added to the A-Z

          Ink Spill recently acquired this wonderful photograph of Roland Baum from a member of the Baum family. Mr. Baum contributed four drawings to The New Yorker: July 13, 1929, August 30, 1930, October 18, 1930 & June 25, 1932. He  was born in 1905 and died in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1972. If anyone out there

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