Weekend Spill: Latest Addition To The Spill Library…William Steig’s 1st Collection; The Latest Cartoon Pad Guest: Marisa Acocella; New ToonStack Posted
September 12, 2021
Latest Addition To The Spill’s Library…William Steig’s 1st Collection It’s taken awhile to get hold of a dust jacketed copy of William Steig’s very first cartoon collection, Man About Town but finally one has arrived here at Spill headquarters. Published in 1932 by Ray Long & Richard R. Smith; hard cover, unpaginated, on good paper stock that has held the
Weekend Spill: New Books On The Horizon; Latest ToonStack: “Ready! Set! Shop!”
August 28, 2021
  The end of summer means different things to different folks. One of the things it means to me is a new crop of books coming out by New Yorker artists. Over the past month or so the Spill has mentioned various early release covers and/or spoken of advanced copies received. I thought it would be fun this weekend before
Wednesday Spill: Cover Revealed For Edward Sorel’s Memoir, “Profusely Illustrated”; Just In: An Advance Copy Of “Send Help! A Collection Of Marooned Cartoons”; A 1988 Charles Saxon Monograph; Daily Cartoonists & Cartoons
August 25, 2021
Cover Revealed For Edward Sorel’s Memoir, “Profusely Illustrated”  Looking forward to Edward Sorel’s memoir, out this Fall from Knopf. Having had the opportunity to read an early draft, I can say we’re in for a treat! Edward Sorel’s entry on the Spill’s A-Z: Edward Sorel (self-portrait above from a strip appearing in The Nation following the death of Marlene Dietrich. Drawing used
Weekend Spill: P.C. Vey Interviewed on The Cartoon Caption Contest Podcast; Just In: Krimstein’s “When I Grow Up”; TMI On ToonStack; Tilley Watch Online, The Week Of August 16-20, 2021
August 21, 2021
P.C. Vey Interviewed On The Cartoon Caption Contest Podcast Here’s the very latest episode of The Cartoon Caption Contest Podcast…this one with guest, P.C. Vey.  Enjoy! Mr. Vey began contributing to The New Yorker in 1993 (in the episode you’ll learn he was contributing ideas — Charles Addams’s name pops up — previous to his own drawings showing up in
Weekend Spill: New ToonStack…Hearts & Romance; Latest Cartoon Caption Contest Podcast Guest: Joe Dator; Article Of Interest…Liana Finck; More Spills: Chast’s Exhibit…and…50 Years Ago This Week In The New Yorker
August 14, 2021
  New ToonStock…Hearts & Romance From ToonStack (how tempted I am to call it ToonStock!), the folks who post a themed collection of cartoons every Sunday, this latest grouping featuring work on romance. Contributors include Johnny DiNapoli, Millie von Platen, Adam Douglas Thompson, Hilary Campbell, Navied Mahdavian, Sofia Warren, Kendra Allenby, Ellis Rosen, J.A.K., Amy Kurzweil*, and the lone non-New
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