Tag Archives: Dick Tracy

Chet’s “Little Bird” Returns to Her Nest

Jean Gould O’Connell, only child of Dick Tracy creator Chester Gould, passed away peacefully at her home in Geneva, Illinois on the evening of August 22, 2021. She was ninety-four. Jean was instrumental in expanding her father’s legacy and introducing new generations to his iconic newsprint detective. Longtime fans of Chester Gould’s enduring comic strip […]

Foo a Little Ballyhoo

Promotional ads touting the debut of six great comic strips that have been collected in LOAC editions.

Buongiorno from Bologna!

Here’s LOAC Art Director Lorraine Turner with Francesco Meo of the Italian comics publisher Cosmo Editoriale. We had lunch with Francesco today in Bologna, renewing the friendship we established at Angoulême last year. Newspaper strips fans will be glad to know that Francesco is publishing Italian editions of Terry and the Pirates, Steve Canyon, Dick […]