Henry Martin: 1925- 2020

Sad news tonight (via David Pomerantz) of the passing of one of the great New Yorker cartoonists, Henry Martin. Mr. Martin contributed 691 drawings to The New Yorker from 1964 through 1999. (The Spill will post its appreciation of Mr. Martin tomorrow). Above: a Henry Martin drawing, published in the The New Yorker, February 27, 1989. His daughter, the celebrated

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Wednesday’s Spill: Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon…And Yesterday’s; Two New (Old) Additions To The Spill’s Cartoon Library

Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon…And Yesterday’s Julia Suits on turning the page.  Ms. Suits began contributing to The New Yorker in 2006. Yesterday’s Daily cartoonist was Sara Lautman. Ms. Lautman began contributing to the magazine in 2016.   ______________________________________________________________________ Two New (Old) Additions To The Spill’s Cartoon Library Just arrived here at Spill headquarters: two books from the 1940s (Madam

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The Monday Tilley Watch, The New Yorker Issue Of July 6, 2020; A Spill Cartoonist List: Fun At First Sight

The Cover Artist: Kadir Nelson returns just two weeks after his stunning cover of June 22nd. The Cartoonists: The Cartoons: A double issue with eighteen cartoons by eighteen cartoonists (with two duo efforts: Bliss & Martin, Guerra & Boothby). There’s also a Sketchpad drawing from J.A.K., and a newbie in the midst: Patrick McKelvie. Mr. McKelvie is the tenth new

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Happy 94th George Booth!

One of our most beloved New Yorker cartoonists (and our senior member) turns 94 today. The Spill wishes George Booth a most happy happy day! Here’s a nice Booth piece broadcast on CBS Sunday Morning back in 2017. And, here’s his entry on the Spill‘s A-Z: George Booth Born June 28, 1926, Cainesville, MO. New Yorker work: June 14, 1969

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