DI PRETA, TONY
 Source (some data)
  TONY DI PRETA via Jim Amash July 2003; Correction by Dr. Michael Vassallo September 2006
 Name and vital stats
  DI PRETA, ANTHONY LOUIS [1921- ] (artist)
 Education
  Silvermine Guild (art school)
  Writing at Columbia University and University of Connecticut
 Influences
  Lank Leonard
 Member
  National Cartoonists Society
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Artist: Advertising: 1975-90 Electrolux, Geo. Pacific, General Foods> 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90
  Artist: Juvenile books: 1973 Popeye Career Books> 73
 Fine Arts
  Mosaic Murals for church in Stamford, Conn.
  Painter: watercolors [studied with Herb Olsen]
 Additional biography
  Cartoonist PROfiles #23, #28, 1974/75
 Syndication
  JOE PALOOKA [daily] (wr/pen/ink/) 1972-84 for McNaught Syndicate> 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84
  JOE PALOOKA [Sunday] (wr/pen/ink/) 1972-84 for McNaught Syndicate> 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84
  MICKEY FINN (asst pen&ink/) 1942-59 for McNaught Syndicate> 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59
  REX MORGAN, M.D. [daily] (pen/ink/) 1983-99- for Field Enterprises '83-84; News America Syndicate '84-87; North America Syndicate '87-99> 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99
  REX MORGAN, M.D. [Sunday] (pen/ink/) 1983-99- for Field Enterprises '83-84; News America Syndicate '84-87; North America Syndicate '87-99> 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99
  TIM TYLER'S LUCK (let/) for King Features Syndicate
 Promotional comics
  POPEYE (pen/ink/) 1972/75 for KING FEATURES SYNDICATE Career Awareness Program> 72 75
 Comics Studio (Shop)
  L. B. COLE STUDIO (pen/ink/) 1944-45> 44 45
 A.C.E. COMICS
  Baseball parody (pen/ink/) 1987 in FANTASTIC ADVENTURES #3 reprint> 87
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1987 reprint> 87
  FANTASTIC ADVENTURES~ [ZIPPO] (pen/ink/) 1987 reprint> 87
 ACE PERIODICALS
  MAGNO (pen/ink/) 1945> 45
 ARCHIE PUBLICATIONS
  HANGMAN, THE (pen/ink/) 1942-43> 42 43
 AVIATION PRESS
  CONTACT~ (pen/ink/) 1945> 45
 CHARLTON COMICS
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1973-77> 73 74 75 76 77
  FLINTSTONES, THE (wr/pen/ink/let/) 1974-76> 74 75 76
  GREAT GAZOO, THE (wr/pen/ink/let/) 1973-77> 73 74 75 76 77
  POPEYE (wr/pen/ink/let/) 1972> 72
 DELL PUBLICATIONS
  BEETLE BAILEY (pen/ink/) 1957-59 done through Mort Walker> 57 58 59
 ECLIPSE ENTERPRISES
  AIRBOY (pen/ink/) 1988-89 reprint> 88 89
  SKINNY MC GINTY (pen/ink/) 1988-89 reprint> 88 89
 HILLMAN PERIODICALS
  AIRBOY (pen/ink/) 1943-46> 43 44 45 46
  Backup feature (pen/ink/) 1944 in AIRBOY> 44
  BOY KING (pen/ink/) 1944> 44
  BUTTONS THE RABBIT (pen/ink/) 1944-45> 44 45
  CAPTAIN CODFISH (pen/ink/) 1942-46/48> 42 43 44 45 46 48
  Crime (pen/ink/) 1948> 48
  EARL THE RICH RABBIT (pen/ink/) 1947> 47
  FATSY MC PIG (pen/ink/) 1944-45> 44 45
  FLYING DUTCHMAN (pen/ink/) 1943/46> 43 46
  IRON ACE (pen/ink/) 1944> 44
  PRIVATE SKINNY MC GINTY (pen/ink/) 1943-47> 43 44 45 46 47
  STUPID MANNY (pen/ink/) 1942-44/46> 42 43 44 46
  WUN WING SPIN (pen/ink/) 1942 filler may be through Ed Cronin's packaging service> 42
  ZIPPO (pen/ink/) 1943> 43
 HOLYOKE PUBLICATIONS
  MIGHTY MITE (pen/ink/) 1945-46> 45 46
  POWER COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1944> 44
  SUSPENSE COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1944-46 [Imprint: ET-ES-GO]> 44 45 46
 LEV GLEASON
  Crime (pen/ink/) 1954-55> 54 55
  CRIME AND PUNISHMENT~ (pen/ink/) 1948-53> 48 49 50 51 52 53
  CRIME DOES NOT PAY~ (pen/ink/some wr/) 1948-50> 48 49 50
  DANGEROUS DAN (pen/ink/)
  DAREDEVIL (pen/ink/) 1940s> 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49
  DESPERADO~ (pen/ink/) 1949> 49
  LITTLE WISE GUYS (pen/ink/) 1955> 55
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1950-51> 50 51
  Western (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
 MAGAZINE ENTERPRISES
  AMERICAN AIR FORCES~ (pen/ink/) 1945> 45
  U.S. MARINES~ (pen/ink/) 1944-45> 44 45
 MARVEL COMICS
  ADVENTURES INTO TERROR~ (pen/ink/) 1952/53> 52 53
  ADVENTURES INTO WEIRD WORLDS~ (pen/ink/) 1952/53/54> 52 53 54
  ALL-TRUE CRIME CASES~ (pen/ink/) 1951> 51
  AMAZING ADVENTURES~ (pen/) 1975 reprint> 75
  AMAZING DETECTIVE CASES~ (pen/ink/) 1951/52> 51 52
  ASTONISHING COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1952/54-57> 52 54 55 56 57
  Backup feature (pen/ink/) 1954 for WESTERN KID; and BILLY BUCKSKIN WESTERN> 54
  BATTLEFRONT~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  BATTLEGROUND~ (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  BILLY BUCKSKIN (pen/ink/) 1955> 55
  CRIME CAN'T WIN~ (pen/ink/) 1951/52> 51 52
  CRIME CASES COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1951/52> 51 52
  CRIME EXPOSED~ (pen/ink/) 1952> 52
  CRIME MUST LOSE~ (pen/ink/) 1952> 52
  Filler (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  HOMER THE HAPPY GHOST (pen/ink/) 1957-58> 57 58
  JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) 1952/56-57> 52 56 57
  JOURNEY INTO UNKNOWN WORLDS~ (pen/ink/) 1955/57> 55 57
  JUSTICE COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1952-54> 52 53 54
  MARVEL TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1952/53/54> 52 53 54
  MATT SLADE (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  MENACE~ (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  MYSTERY TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1952-56> 52 53 54 55 56
  MYSTIC~ (pen/ink/) 1952-56> 52 53 54 55 56
  MYSTICAL TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  POLICE ACTION~ (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1951> 51
  SILLY SEAL AND ZIGGY PIG (ink/) 1942-> 42
  SPELLBOUND~ (pen/ink/) 1952/53/54> 52 53 54
  STRANGE STORIES OF SUSPENSE~ (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  STRANGE TALES OF THE UNUSUAL~ (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  STRANGE TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1952-57> 52 53 54 55 56 57
  SUSPENSE~ (pen/ink/) 1950/52> 50 52
  TALES OF JUSTICE~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  TWO-GUN WESTERN~ (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  UNCANNY TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1953/54/56> 53 54 56
  War (pen/ink/) 1951--56> 51 50 51 52 53 54 55 56
  WORLD OF FANTASY~ (pen/ink/) 1956/57> 56 57
  WORLD OF SUSPENSE~ (pen/ink/) 1956/57> 56 57
  YOUNG MEN~ (pen/ink/) 1951> 51
  ZIGGY PIG (pen/ink/) 1944-46> 44 45 46
 QUALITY COMICS
  BLIMPY (pen/ink/) 1944> 44
  DOLLMAN (pen/ink/) 1941> 41
  MAYOR MIDGE (pen/ink/) 1942> 42
  Support (col/) 1939-40 through McCall's Photo Engraving> 39 40
  Support (let/) 1940> 40
  WINDY BREEZE (pen/ink/) 1941> 41
 RURAL HOME PUBLISHING
  BARNSTORMER BARNES (pen/ink/) 1945> 45
  EAGLE~ (pen/ink/) 1945> 45