“Ends ‘n’ Odds” – Beginning!
Cartoonist: Donnie Pitchford
Click to hear our audio production!
Music by Marc Ridgeway!
Our 2021 announcer is Dr. Joe Oliver!
Around this time in 2013, I was preparing to edit the first book collection of Lum and Abner comic strips. I wanted an image for the front and back covers. Michael Ambrose, my editor over at Argo Press (non-L&A publication) suggested it might be a good idea to produce some strips to introduce newer readers to some of the history of Lum and Abner. Additionally, I had some one-shot strips in mind, so I decided to start a series called “Ends and Odds,” alternating a page on Lum and Abner history and/or character studies with one-page gags. A strip you will see soon provided the image I wanted for those book covers,
Here we go!