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Stanley Albert Drake

Stanley Albert Drake, American cartoonist. With United States Army, 1942-1946. Member National Cartoonists Society (Story Strip Cartoonist of Year award 1969, 70, 72), Artists and Writers Association (president).

Background

  • Drake, Stanley Albert was born on November 9, 1921 in Brooklyn. Son of Albert Edward and Josephine (Seaburry) Drake.

  • Education

    • Student, Art Students League, New York City, 1939.

    Career

    • Commercial artist, New York City, 1947-1953. Creator comic strip The Heart of Juliet Jones, from 1953.

    Works

    • Illustrator: Golf Digest magazine since 1969, The Touch System for Better Golf (Bob Toski), 1970. Artist for Kelly Green (Leonard Starr). Adventure series Dargaud, Neuilly-Sur-Seine, France, since 1980, art work done on comic strip Blondie for Dean Young, 1984.

    Membership

    With United States Army, 1942-1946. Member National Cartoonists Society (Story Strip Cartoonist of Year award 1969, 70, 72), Artists and Writers Association (president).

    Connections

    • Married Elaine Moller, December 6, 1976.
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    Born November 9, 1921
    Died March 10, 1997
    (aged 75)
    • 1939
      Art Students League
    • 1947 - 1953
      Commercial artist