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Frank Bruce Modell

 (1917 - 2016)
Frank Bruce Modell was active/lived in New York, Connecticut.  Frank Modell is known for magazine cartoonist-The New Yorker.

Biography   Frank Bruce Modell


Following is The New York Times obituary of Frank Modell,

"Frank Modell, Longtime New Yorker Cartoonist, Dies at 98"
By Sam Roberts, May 29, 2016

Frank Modell, a classically trained artist who contributed more than 1,400 cartoons to The New Yorker — customarily, he said, “of angry men and sexy women and dogs” — during an illustrious era for the magazine, died on Friday at his home in Guilford, Conn. He was 98.

A friend, Florence Hammond, confirmed his death.

For more than 50 years, beginning 1946, Mr. Modell’s moon-faced characters leapt from The New Yorker’s pages in a perpetual state of exasperation or pandemonium, evoking for readers their everyday vexations.

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"WHAT D'YA MEAN YOU NEVER HEARD SUCH DIRTY TALK? DON'T YOU EVER GO TO THE THEATRE, MOVIES, READ BOOKS?"
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"HIS WILL READS AS FOLLOWS: 'BEING OF SOUND MIND AND DISPOSITION, I BLEW IT ALL'
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