Happy 98th Birthday, Frank Modell!

          The one-and-only Frank Modell turned 98 the other day. Happy Birthday, Frank! This is an excellent time to remind Ink Spill visitors about a wonderful book James Stevenson published a couple of years ago about his good friend:   The Life, Loves and Laughs of Frank Modell              

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James Stevenson’s Secret Job at The New Yorker

          If you pick up a copy of veteran New Yorker cartoonist, cover artist, and Talk of the Town contributor James Stevenson’s latest book, The Life, Loves and Laughs of Frank Modell, you’ll find a section wherein Mr. Stevenson recounts his “summer office boy” job at The New Yorker back in 1947, and mentions as well

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