|NCS Long Island Chapter "The Berndt Toast Gang" News|
|Some photos and comments from our most recent meeting at the Mike Lynch Blog.|
|A Letter from
(received April 24, 2006)
Creig Flessel was in comics the same time as
Siegel and Schuster and Kane and Finger and Mayer, etc. did. In other
words, he was there at the beginning.
Creig also enclosed a lovely photo of Jeannie Schulz working out on a trapeze! More about that here.
A recent photo of Creig in his California studio
Above: some of Creig's work
|Tony Tallarico Award
Congratulations to Tony Tallarico. On May 19th he
will receive The Pioneer Award
from Temple University College of Arts and Sciences for Lifetime
Achievement in the Comics and Books Industries. This is in recognition
of creating the first comic book to star an African American: "Lobo"
(1966, Dell Comics).
April 26, 2006 - E&P announces today that the Berndt Toast Gang has a new Web site.
My thanks to Senior Editor Dave Astor for letting the everyone in on our new Web site.
|New Jersey Chapter announces a visit to
the East Orange, NJ VA Hospital May 17, 2006
|Celebrating the Female Form
Sandy Kossin is one of the featured artists for Celebrating the Female Form, a group exhibition in Long Island. The show is from April 14 to May 5. It's at The Artisan Centre in Huntington Village, New York. Call them at 631-741-9941.
A portion of the proceeds of all sales will be donated to the LI2Day Breast Cancer Walk.
|Bill Gallo Interview and
New York One interviews Bill Gallo, longtime (65+ years) NY Daily News cartoonist and columnist about his life and career. Link at the Mike Lynch Cartoons blog.