Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Allan Holtz' Stripper's Guide looks at the life of Herb Gardner and his short-lived comic strip (2 years) titled THE NEBBISHES.
Gardner is best known for his plays. "A Thousand Clowns" and "I'm Not Rappaport," but, starting out in life, he was a prodigy. A child actor, a prize winning sculptor, TV writer -- all of this by the time he was twenty.
Somewhere in that time, he created a little character he called "The Nebbish." This is his most popular cartoon of the time:
Go see more at Stripper's Guide.
Posted by Mike Lynch at 9:37 AM