Barney Google Fer Pres’dent!

In honor of Presidents Day, I looked back in the long history of the Barney Google and Snuffy Smith comic strip. Cartoonist Billy DeBeck was a big celebrity in his day and in 1923 he met President Warren Harding in Seattle, Washington. In the comic strip, I found that Barney Google ran for President of the United States twice, in 1928 and 1932!
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Valentine’s Day Book Signin’!!

Give your valentine the gift of laughter this Valentine’s Day! I will be signing copies of my first Barney Google and Snuffy Smith comic strip collection, The Bodacious Best Of Snuffy Smith this Friday, February 14th from 9 am to 1 pm. The signing will be at the Daily News-Record office at 231 South Liberty Street, Harrisonburg, VA.  If you’d like a book, but cannot attend the signing you can order one from amazon.com by clicking here: http://www.amazon.com/The-Bodacious-Best-Snuffy-Smith/dp/1300283300/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1392065039&sr=8-1&keywords=snuffy+smith
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Recyclin’ A Snuffy Ebay Find!

Comics Kingdom ran a fun blog post last week about cartoonists and their drawing tables. If you have not seen it yet, you can find it at http://comicskingdom.com/blog/2014/01/15/ask-a-cartoonist-caution-creators-at-work. Being a part of this Comics Kingdom blog post gave me the idea that, from time to time, I will show you something from my studio in this blog.
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