Friday Spill: Peter Arno, Born 117 Years Ago Today; Early Release: New Yorker’s January 18, 2021 Cover; Daily Cartoonists & Cartoons

  Seven years ago I received an anonymous gift through the mail: an interesting copy of Peter Arno’s 1931 collection of drawings, Hullabaloo.  The book was obviously well-loved as it included a stack of clipped drawings (mostly cartoons) and glued-in clippings (cartoons by Arno, some by his New Yorker colleagues). One of the pasted-in clippings is a piece by Selma

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Weekend Spill: The Tilley Watch Online, November 30-December 4, 2020

The Tilley Watch Online: The Week Of November 30 -December 4, 2020 An end of week listing of New Yorker artists contributing to newyorker.com features The Daily Cartoon: Yasin Osman, Ben Schwartz, Emily Flake, Brooke Bourgeois, Teresa Burns Parkhurst Barry Blitt’s Kvetchbook: “Trump’s Explosive Tell-All” Video Department: “How To Draw A Wedding” Another in a series featuring The New Yorker’s

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Weekend Spill: A Fave Warren Miller Interview; The Tilley Watch Online, September 28 – October 3, 2020

__________________________________________________________________________ A Fave Warren Miller Interview Stephen Nadler’s Warren Miller Attempted Bloggery post last week caused me to revisit Mr. Miller’s two cartoon collections, All Thumbs and Prince and Mrs. Charming.  When I took Mr. Miller’s first collection, All Thumbs ( Bobbs-Merrill, 1967) off the shelf and looked at the cover I was reminded I hadn’t read Whitney Balliett‘s intro

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