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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Davis_(cartoonist)

John Burton "Jack" Davis, Jr. (December 2, 1924 – July 27, 2016) was an American cartoonist and illustrator, known for his advertising art, magazine covers, film posters, record album art and numerous comic book stories. He was one of the founding cartoonists for Mad in 1952. His cartoon characters are characterized by ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Davis_(playwright)

Jack Davis (11 March 1917 – 17 March 2000) was a notable Australian 20th- century playwright and poet, and an Indigenous rights campaigner. He was born in Western Australia, in the small town of Yarloop, and lived in Fremantle towards the end of his life. He was of the Aboriginal Noongar people, and much of his work ...

www.nytimes.com/2016/07/29/business/media/jack-davis-illustrator-known-for-mad-magazine-dies-at-91.html

Jul 28, 2016 ... Jack Davis, an illustrator who poked fun at celebrities and politicians in Mad magazine for decades and whose work appeared on the covers of Time and TV Guide, died on Wednesday in St. Simons Island, Ga. He was 91. The cause was complications of a stroke, his son, Jack Davis III, said. Mr. Davis was ...

www.madmagazine.com/blog/2016/07/27/mad-remembers-jack-davis-artist

Jul 27, 2016 ... It is with great sadness that we note the passing this morning of long-time legendary MAD artist Jack Davis. Jack was one of the founding members of MAD Magazine's “Usual Gang of Idiots.” An enormously gifted and versatile artist, Davis' work appeared in the very first issue of MAD and virtually every ...

www.americanartarchives.com/davis,jack.htm

Jack Davis, J. (1926 - ). First job in 1949 for an in-house Coke booklet. Art (and occasional writer) for EC Comics in the 50s (Frontline Combat, Two Fisted Tales, Haunt of Fear, Vault of Horror, Crime Illustrated) leading to a long stint at MAD and Warren Publications (Creepy, Eerie). A precise and versatile illustrator, ...

www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/jack-davis-dead-mad-magazine-915043

Jul 27, 2016 ... The veteran illustrator also provided covers for 'TV Guide' and poster artwork for ' The Long Goodbye' and 'It's A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World.' Jack Davis, a cartoonist and illustrator best known for being one of the founders of MAD Magazine, has died, the humor publication confirmed Wednesday. He was ...

www.latimes.com/entertainment/tv/la-et-st-jack-davis-artist-appreciation-20160728-snap-htmlstory.html

Jul 29, 2016 ... L.A. Times TV critic Robert Lloyd writes an appreciation of Jack Davis, caricaturist and comic-book artist who put a funny face on the 20th century.

www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/07/28/487804779/jack-davis-cartoonist-who-helped-found-mad-magazine-dies

Jul 28, 2016 ... His art appeared in a range of places, from the Navy News and Tales from the Crypt to Time and TV Guide. Jack Davis, a founding member of Mad magazine, has died at 91. The influential cartoonist was one of the humorists known as the " Usual Gang of Idiots." Davis' knack for dry caricature created iconic ...

www.amazon.com/Jack-Davis-Drawing-American-Retrospective/dp/1606994476

The first comprehensive collection of a national artistic treasure. Jack Davis arrived on the illustration scene in the euphoric post-war America of the late 1940s when consumer society was booming and the work force identified with commercial images that reflected this underlying sense of confidence and American bravado ...