Various rantings from a raving lady cartoonist.
"The world decorates its heroes with laurel, and its wags with Brussels Sprouts".
Saturday, September 27, 2008
I drew this caricature of the infamous Jewish gangster, BIG JACK ZELIG, for author Rose Keefe. Her new book THE STARKER is the biography of this very unusual gangster--and it conclusively solves a famous early 20th century murder case. (The Rosenthal-Becker case was the second biggest news story of 1912.) Ms. Keefe was kind enough to send me a signed copy of THE STARKER, and this is my way of paying her back...