The Weekend Spill: A Book Of Interest On The Horizon; The Tilley Watch Online, The Week Of April 6-10, 2020

________________________________________________________________ It appears that this long-ago rejected cover painting is going to be a Spill Easter thing. ___________________________________________________________   An Editor’s Burial: Journals and Journalism From The New Yorker and other Magazines, coming our way in July from Penguin/Random House.   This from the publisher: A glimpse of post-war France through the eyes and words of 14 (mostly) expatriate journalists

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55 Years Ago Today; A Timely 1960 Frank Modell Cartoon; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon; Today’s Daily Shouts Cartoonist; A Cartoonist At The Culture Desk; The Passing of Mad’s Mort Drucker

55 Years Ago Today The other day I mentioned that April 10th is the 55th anniversary of the publication of Mort Gerberg’s first New Yorker drawing (I Spilled the drawing published in that issue of April 10, 1965).  It was, however, not the first drawing he sold to the magazine. His first sale appears above (quite a beginning!).  It appeared

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The Weekend Spill; The Tilley Watch Online, The Week Of March 23-27, 2020; GOAT Back!

___________________________________________________________________________________ An end of week list of New Yorker artists who contributed to newyorker.com features, March 23-27, 2020 The Daily Cartoons: Bob Eckstein, Avi Steinberg, Hilary Fitzgerald Campbell, Zoe Si, Maddie Dai.   Daily Shouts: Paul Karasik, Olivia de Recat, Emily Flake. …and Barry Blitt’s Kvetchbook. See all of the above and more here. __________________________________________________________________________ GOAT Back! Should’ve mentioned the

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Today’s Daily Cartoonist: Bob Eckstein …and Yesterday’s Daily Cartoon & Daily Shouts; Blog Of Great Interest: A New Yorker State Of Mind; More Spills…

Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon Sports Not Cancelled by Bob Eckstein, who has been contributing to The New Yorker since 2007.  Visit his website here. …and Yesterday’s Daily Cartoon — outer space distancing, by Avi Steinberg, who began contributing to The New Yorker in 2012.       Yesterday’s Daily Shouts Cartoonist From Paul Karasik, “It’s Time To Start Talking

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The Weekend Spill: Chuck Jones’s Eustace; The Cartoon Takeover Issue; The Tilley Watch Online, December 22-28, 2019

Here’s something new to me: the great Chuck Jones  take-off on Eustace Tilley. The poster can be found here. ___________________________________________________________________________ The Cartoon Takeover It was an exciting week in The New Yorker cartoon world, what with the arrival of the magazine’s first ever Cartoon Takeover issue (covered here last Monday). For everyone who says that the first thing they turn

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