Student, Cooper Union. Student, Pratt Institute. Student, University Wisconsin.
Student, New School; Student, Iona College, Rochelle, New York. Student, College New Rochelle. Doctor of Theology (honorary), Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, 1973.
Artist-writer Will Eisner Productions, New York City, 1940-1941. Associate editor Timely Comics, from 1945. Artist-writer Fawcett Publications, New York City, from 1941, Warner Books, also Signet Books, from 1956, Mad magazine.
Also contributor regular feature Lighter Side of. Creative consultant NBC-television, from 1979. Guest teacher Westchester (New York ) Schools, lecturer colleges universities, since 1968.
Army war correspondent, Iwo Jima. Participant St. Department International Cultural Exchange Program, since 1970.
Field commissioner, scoutmaster local Boy Scouts American, 1950-1975. Board directors local Girl Scouts, 1962-1966. Coach Little League, 1962.
Recreation commissioner New Rochelle, 1967. Judge state contest Miss American Beauty Contest, International Cultural Exchange Program, 1965. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945.
Member Authors League, Writers Guild West, National Cartoonists Society Clubs: B'nai B'rith (president Marina Del Ray, California chapter, 1984-1985, 85-87).
Married Vivian Lipman, March 3, 1949. Children– Mitchel Ian, Nancy Anne Iva.