Tom Spurgeon's Web site of comics news, reviews, interviews and commentary

July 2, 2007

Missed It: Fantagraphics Publishing Book of Jack Cole’s Betsy and Me Strip


So I was looking up R.C. Harvey's name to see what his next project was going to be after the publication of his massive Milton Caniff biography, and I was surprised and pleased to see that it looks to be some work on a collection of the existing work for Jack Cole's Betsy and Me for Fantagraphics. This was the newspaper strip that Cole launched in the Spring of 1958; the magnificently talented cartoonist killed himself when the strip was only a few months into syndication. I greatly look forward to the book. If you want to see some of the work and read a solid piece on the feature, Ron Goulart's article is the best on-line.
posted 3:16 am PST | Permalink

Daily Blog Archives
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
Full Archives