Thurber Thursday: Some Thurber Parody Cartoons
September 30, 2021
The New Yorker parody issue that I mentioned a few days ago has inspired me to single out the Thurber parody cartoons from some of the other issues shown in the piece (plus one not shown). I know there are more out there (anyone having one please forward to me). I didn’t include the tributes to Thurber by this cartoonist
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Wednesday Spill: Frank Modell & Stan Hunt Help Sell Cars; Latest Addition To The Spill Library: A 1990 New Yorker Promotional Brochure; Daily Cartoonists & Cartoons
September 29, 2021
Frank Modell & Stan Hunt Help Sell Cars It’s not unusual for New Yorker cartoonists work to appear in ads (does the name Charles Saxon ring a bell?) but what is unusual  — at least I’ve never seen this before — is just sticking a cartoon over an ad (yes, like a stickie note) as we see in the two
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Tuesday’s Spill: Cartoonists Drawing Other Cartoonists’ Cartoons; Re-Revisiting The New Yorker’s First Cover; The Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon
September 28, 2021
Cartoonists Draw Cartoonist’s Cartoons According to what the Spill has pieced together from Instagram posts, Asher Perlman, who began contributing cartoons to The New Yorker this past June, asked a bunch of New Yorker cartoonists  to draw “covers” of other New Yorker cartoonists work (it’s possible he assigned them a cartoonist…this is unclear!). Mr. Perlman’s cover of an Ellis Rosen
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Monday Tilley Watch, The New Yorker Issue Of October 4, 2021
September 27, 2021
The Monday Tilley Watch Takes A Glancing Look At Some Of The Art & Artists Of The Latest Issue Of The New Yorker The Cover: it’s the Fall Books Issue, with the theme of the issue hammered home with this (now familiar) modernized Eustace heading the Table of Contents.   The Cartoonists: Sixteen cartoons, seventeen cartoonists. The Spill counts duos as
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Weekend Spill: Latest Parody Addition To The Spill Library: “The New Yawker”; The Tilley Watch Online September 20-24, 2021; Latest American Bystander
September 25, 2021
Latest Parody Addition To The Spill Library: “The New Yawker” From James Thurber’s alma mater, Ohio State University, and The Sun Dial (the O.S.U. magazine he wrote for and edited within the first decade of the 1900s): The New Yawker. Very pleased to have come across this copy (the only one I’ve seen) and added it to the collection*(see below
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