18261Fw: [DickTracy] Jay Maeder is passing
- Jul 29, 2014Truly sorry to here the sad news. He certainly produced an enjoyable and memorable memorable book on Dick Tracy.As I recall, he was at one time the Features Editor of the New York Sunday News, which for decades carried Dick Tracy on the (outside front page) wrapped around the whole paper and of course the Annie strip which he would in later life author,!In the Caribbean as a young lad, the NY Sunday News was my introduction to Dick Tracy, Annie, Terry and the Pirates and many others.THANKS Jay !SYD in Trinidad-------Original Message-------From: shandafa@... [DickTracy]Date: 28/07/2014 05:37:09 PMSubject: [DickTracy] Jay Maeder is passing
Joe and I just heard that Jay Maeder is passing, likely in the next few days. We will post an obit when we have one. For those that did not know his work, he wrote the authorized biography of Tracy and was the last scripter on LITTLE ORPHAN ANNIE.