SPARLING, JACK
 Name and vital stats
  SPARLING, JOHN EDMOND [1916-97] (artist; writer)
 Education
  Arts and Crafts Club [New Orleans]
  Corcoran School of Art
 Member
  National Cartoonists Society
  Society of Illustrators
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Artist: Books: 1959 Picture World Encyclopedia> 59
  Artist: Juvenile books: 1977/79 Isis> 77 79
 Other career notes
  Teacher: Hyde Park College
 Additional biography
  National Cartoonists Society Album, 1972
 Honors
  Treasury Department Citations 1944-45> 44 45
 Syndication
  CLAIRE VOYANT [daily] (pen/ink/) 1943-48 for Newspaper PM '43-48; New York Star '48> 43 44 45 46 47 48
  CLAIRE VOYANT [Sunday] (pen/ink/) 1945-48 for Newspaper PM '45-48; New York Star '48> 45 46 47 48
  DAN FLAGG (ghost pen&ink/) c1965 for McNaught Syndicate> 65
  HAP HOPPER, WASHINGTON CORRESPONDENT [daily] (pen/ink/) 1939-43 for United Feature Syndicate> 39 40 41 42 43
  HONOR EDEN [daily] (wr/pen/ink/) 1960-72- for McClure Syndicate> 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72
  MR. RUBBLES (pen/ink/) 1955-56> 55 56
  ON STAGE (asst pen&ink/) for Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate
  SAM HILL (pen/ink/) 1957-58 for Consolidated News Features> 57 58
  TRUE COMICS [daily] (pen/ink/) early-1940s> 40 41 42 43
 Comics in other media
  Gag cartoons (pen/ink/) 1935-37 for the editorial page of the New Orleans Item-Tribune> 35 36 37
  Various features (pen/ink/) 1953 for Children's Digest> 53
 Promotional comics
  FOREST FIRE (pen/ink/) 1950 first SMOKEY THE BEAR with Rudy Wendelein> 50
  HISTORY OF GAS (pen/ink/) 1947 for American Gas Association> 47
  JOE THE GENIE OF STEEL (pen/ink/) c1948 for steel industry> 48
  RETURN OF JOE THE GENIE OF STEEL (pen/ink/) c1949 for steel industry> 49
  STORY OF HARRY S. TRUMAN, THE (pen/ink/) 1948> 48
 Comics Studio (Shop)
  FUNNIES INC. (pen/ink/) 1942-48> 42 43 44 45 46 47 48
 APAG HOUSE PUBS
  GRIN~ (pen/ink/) 1972> 72
 GALAXY COMICS
  BLOODY BONES AND BLACKEYED PEAS~ (pen/ink/) 1984> 84
 PUBLISHER?
  SOMETHING ELSE~ (pen/ink/) 1971> 71
 BETTER PUBLICATIONS
  CLAIRE VOYANT (wr/pen/ink/) 1946-47 reprint> 46 47
 CATECHETICAL GUILD EDUCATIONAL SOCIETY
  TOPIX~ (pen/ink/) 1947> 47
 CHARLTON COMICS
  BEYOND THE GRAVE~ (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  BIONIC WOMAN (pen/ink/) 1977-78> 77 78
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1976-78> 76 77 78
  EMERGENCY (pen/) 1976-77> 76 77
  HOLLYWOOD ROMANCES~ (pen/) 1970-71> 70 71
  PHANTOM, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1969> 69
  ROMANTIC STORY~ (pen/) 1971> 71
  SECRET ROMANCE~ (pen/) 1971> 71
  SICK~ (ed/) 1978> 78
  SICK~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1976-77> 76 77
  SIX MILLION DOLLAR MAN (pen/ink/) 1976-78> 76 77 78
  SPIKE AND BAT (pen/ink/) 1955> 55
  TALON (pen/) 1955> 55
  TEEN-AGE LOVE~ (pen/ink/) 1971> 71
 COMMADORE PRODUCTIONS
  CORKY AND SALLY (pen/ink/) 1953> 53
 DC COMICS
  ALAN LADD (pen/ink/) 1949> 49
  ANIMAL MAN (pen/ink/) 1966-67> 66 67
  Backup feature (pen/ink/) 1972 in PHANTOM STRANGER, THE> 72
  BATMAN AND ROBIN (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
  BLACKHAWK (lay/) 1976> 76
  BLACKHAWK DETACHED SERVICE DIARY (ink/) 1964> 64
  BLACKHAWK WORLD WAR 2 COMBAT DIARY (pen/) 1964> 64
  BOB KANIGHER'S GALLERY OF WAR (pen/ink/) 1981> 81
  BOMBA (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  BOMBA THE JUNGLE BOY (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  CHALLENGERS OF THE UNKNOWN (pen/ink/) 1968-69> 68 69
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1964-76> 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76
  CREEPER, THE (pen/) 1969> 69
  DATE WITH DEBBI (pen/) 1969/72> 69 72
  DAY AFTER DOOMSDAY (pen/ink/) 1970-72> 70 71 72
  DEBBI'S DATES (pen/) 1969> 69
  ECLIPSO (pen/ink/) 1964-66> 64 65 66
  ELVIRA'S HOUSE OF MYSTERY SPECIAL~ (pen/ink/) 1987> 87
  FALLING IN LOVE~ (pen/) 1967-70> 67 68 69 70
  FEATURE FILMS~ (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
  FORBIDDEN TALES OF DARK MANSION~ (pen/ink/) 1972> 72
  G.I. COMBAT~ (pen/ink/) 1973-74/76> 73 74 76
  GHOSTS~ (pen/ink/) 1972-73/75/80> 72 73 75 80
  GIRLS' LOVE STORIES~ (pen/ink/) 1967-71> 67 68 69 70 71
  GREEN GLOB, THE (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  GREEN LANTERN (pen/) 1968> 68
  HEART THROBS~ (pen/) 1968/71> 68 71
  HOUSE OF MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) 1965-72/74> 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 74
  HOUSE OF SECRETS~ (pen/ink/) 1964-66/68-72/74> 64 65 66 68 69 70 71 72 74
  IMMORTAL MAN (pen/ink/) 1965-67> 65 66 67
  JOHNNY DOUBLE (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  JOHNNY PERIL (pen/ink/) 1968-69/80-81 aka Just a Story> 68 69 80 81
  JONNY DOUBLE (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  MAD MOD WITCH, THE (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  METAMORPHO (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  MYSTERY IN SPACE~ (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  OUR ARMY AT WAR~ (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  OUR FIGHTING FORCES~ (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  PLASTIC MAN (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  SECRET SIX (pen/ink/) 1968-69> 68 69
  SECRET SIX, THE (pen/ink/) in THE SECRET SIX (c) 1968 DC Comics 0106_1SparlingJack.jpg> 68
  SECRETS OF HAUNTED HOUSE~ (pen/some ink/) 1978-81> 78 79 80 81
  SECRETS OF SINISTER HOUSE~ (pen/ink/) 1972-73> 72 73
  SPECTRE, THE (pen/ink/) 1969> 69
  SPLIT MAN, THE (pen/ink/) 1964/67> 64 67
  STAR SPANGLED WAR STORIES~ (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  STRANGE ADVENTURES~ (pen/ink/) 1964-67> 64 65 66 67
  TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED~ (pen/ink/) 1964-68> 64 65 66 67 68
  TEXAS RANGERS (wr/) 1950> 50
  UNEXPECTED, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1968-73/80-81> 68 69 70 71 72 73 80 81
  UNKNOWN SOLDIER (pen/ink/) 1972-74> 72 73 74
  WEIRD WAR TALES~ (pen/some ink/) 1975-80> 75 76 77 78 79 80
  WELCOME BACK, KOTTER (pen/some ink/) 1976-77> 76 77
  WHO'S WHO IN THE DC UNIVERSE (pen/ink/) 1986 entries> 86
  WITCHING HOUR, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1969/71-73> 69 71 72 73
  YOUNG LOVE~ (pen/) 1968> 68
  YOUNG ROMANCE~ (pen/) 1967/74> 67 74
 DELL PUBLICATIONS
  ADLAI STEVENSON (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  ADVENTURES IN PARADISE (pen/ink/) 1962> 62
  AROUND THE WORLD UNDER THE SEA (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  CAT, THE (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  COUNTDOWN (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  COURTSHIP OF EDDIE'S FATHER (pen/ink/) 1970> 70
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1964-67> 64 65 66 67
  DIE, MONSTER, DIE (pen/) 1966> 66
  DIRTY DOZEN, THE (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  Filler (pen/ink/) 1962/67> 62 67
  FRIDAY FOSTER (pen/ink/) 1972> 72
  I AIM AT THE STARS (pen/ink/) 1960> 60
  LEGEND OF CUSTER (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  MASTER OF THE WORLD (pen/ink/) 1961> 61
  MISSION IMPOSSIBLE (pen/ink/) 1967-68> 67 68
  MONROES, THE (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  MUMMY, THE (pen/ink/) 1962> 62
  NATIONAL VELVET (pen/ink/) 1961-62> 61 62
  NAZA (pen/ink/) 1964-66> 64 65 66
  NEUTRO (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  NIGHT OF THE GRIZZLY (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  NONE BUT THE BRAVE (pen/ink/) 1965> 65
  OPERATION CROSSBOW (pen/ink/) 1965> 65
  OUTER LIMITS, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1964-67> 64 65 66 67
  RING OF BRIGHT WATER (pen/ink/) 1969> 69
  ROOM 222 (pen/ink/) 1970> 70
  SMOKY (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  SONS OF KATIE ELDER (pen/ink/) 1965> 65
  SPACE MAN (pen/ink/) 1962-64> 62 63 64
  STONEY BURKE (pen/ink/) 1963> 63
  SWORD AND THE DRAGON, THE (pen/ink/) 1960> 60
  T.H.E. CAT (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  UNIVERSAL PRESENTS. . .~ (pen/ink/) 1963> 63
  VALLEY OF GWANGI,THE (pen/ink/) 1969> 69
  ZULU (pen/ink/) 1964> 64
 FAWCETT COMICS
  BULLETMAN (pen/ink/) 1944> 44
  NYOKA (pen/ink/) 1944-46> 44 45 46
 FEATURE COMICS
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  SICK~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1964-75> 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75
 GILBERTON
  CONNECTICUT YANKEE IN KING ARTHUR'S COURT (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  ROBIN HOOD (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  WORLD AROUND US~ (pen/ink/) 1957-61> 57 58 59 60 61
 HARVEY COMICS
  BEE-MAN (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  BLACK CAT MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) 1953-54> 53 54
  CHAMBER OF CHILLS~ (pen/ink/) 1953-54> 53 54
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1965-66> 65 66
  DYNAMITE JOE (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  Filler (pen/ink/) c1966> 66
  FIRST LOVE~ (pen/) 1951-54> 51 52 53 54
  FIRST ROMANCE~ (pen/) 1951-54> 51 52 53 54
  GLOWING GLADIATOR (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  HI-SCHOOL ROMANCE~ (pen/) 1951-53> 51 52 53
  JACK Q. FROST (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  JOE PALOOKA~ (pen/ink/) 1952> 52
  KAZZAN (pen/) 1966> 66
  MAGICMASTER (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  MAN IN BLACK CALLED FATE (ink/) 1966> 66
  PIRANA (pen/ink/) 1966-67> 66 67
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1952-57> 52 53 54 55 56 57
  SORCERER (pen/) 1966> 66
  TOMB OF TERROR~ (pen/ink/) 1953-54> 53 54
  War (pen/ink/) 1952> 52
  WITCHES TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1953> 53
 I.W. PUBLICATIONS
  BILLY THE KID (pen/ink/)
  Covers (pen/ink/) early-1960s> 60 61 62 63
  JOHNNY DANGER (pen/ink/)
  SPIKE AND BAT (pen/ink/)
 KING COMICS
  OUTER DIMENSION (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
 LEV GLEASON
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1949-50> 49 50
 MAGAZINE ENTERPRISES
  War (pen/ink/) 1944> 44
 MARVEL COMICS
  CAPTAIN AMERICA (pen/) 1967/89> 67 89
  CAPTAIN ULTRA (pen/) 1990> 90
  DAREDEVIL (pen/) 1983> 83
  GHOST RIDER (pen/) 1981-82> 81 82
  IRON MAN (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  SILVER SURFER (pen/) 1989-90> 89 90
  X-MEN (pen/) 1967> 67
 PARENTS' MAGAZINE PRESS
  BETTY FAIRFIELD (pen/ink/) 1947-48> 47 48
  CALLING ALL BOYS~ (pen/ink/some wr/) c1946-c50> 46 47 48 49 50
  DUSTY DAVIS (pen/ink/) 1946> 46
  JACK ARMSTRONG (pen/ink/) 1947-48> 47 48
  JUDY WING (pen/ink/) 1943-45> 43 44 45
  KINGS OF SPEED (pen/ink/) 1965> 65
  Non-fiction (pen/ink/) 1942-49/65> 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 65
  Non-fiction: Best I like . . . (pen/ink/) in TRUE COMICS #26 (c) 1943 Parents Institute 0106SparlingJack.jpg> 43
  PUG AND CURLY (pen/ink/) 1947-48> 47 48
  REAL HEROES~ (pen/ink/) 1942-43/46> 42 43 46
  STEVE SAUNDERS SPECIAL AGENT~ (pen/ink/) 1948-49> 48 49
  STREAKY SMITH (pen/ink/) 1947> 47
  TRUE COMICS AND ADVENTURE STORIES~ (pen/ink/) 1965> 65
  TRUE COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1943/46-50> 43 46 47 48 49 50
  VICTORY CLUB, THE (pen/ink/) 1943> 43
  YORKTOWN YOUNGER SET (pen/) 1943> 43
 PHIL HIRSCH
  WACKO~ (pen/ink/) 1980> 80
 SEABOARD COMICS
  BLAZING BATTLE TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  BOG BEAST (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  DEVILINA~ (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  KRO-MAG (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  KROMAG (wr/pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  SAVAGE COMBAT TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
  SGT HAWK (ink/) 1975> 75
  WEIRD TALES OF THE MACABRE~ (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
 SKYWALD PUBLISHING COMPANY
  BILLY NEVADA (pen/ink/) 1971 reprint> 71
 ST. JOHN PUBLISHING
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1953> 53
 STREET & SMITH COMICS
  BLACK CRUSADER (pen/ink/) 1943> 43
 TOBY PRESS
  BILLY THE KID (pen/ink/) 1950-55> 50 51 52 53 54 55
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  DANGER IS OUR BUSINESS~ (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  Filler (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  Illustration (pen/ink/) 1951-52> 51 52
  JOHN WAYNE (pen/ink/) 1950-55> 50 51 52 53 54 55
  JOHNNY DANGER (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1952> 52
  SPIKE AND BAT (pen/ink/) 1955> 55
  TALES OF HORROR~ (pen/ink/) 1953-54> 53 54
 WARREN PUBLICATIONS
  Backup feature (pen/ink/) 1970 in VAMPIRELLA> 70
  CREEPY~ (pen/ink/) 1968/70> 68 70
  EERIE~ (pen/ink/) 1970-71> 70 71
  VAMPIRELLA ANNUAL~ (pen/ink/) 1972 reprint> 72
 WESTERN PUBLISHING
  ADAM-12 (pen/ink/) 1974-75> 74 75
  BELIEVE IT OR NOT~ (pen/ink/) 1967/69-80> 67 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80
  BORIS KARLOFF TALES OF MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) -1971-78-> 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80
  CHECKMATE (pen/ink/) 1962> 62
  CITY SURGEON (pen/ink/) 1963> 63
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1965--82> 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82
  DAVID AND GOLIATH (pen/ink/) 1961> 61
  DOC SAVAGE (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  Filler (pen/ink/) 1962--74> 62 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 74
  GRIMM'S GHOST STORIES~ (pen/ink/) 1972---82> 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82
  HONEY WEST (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  JET DREAM (pen/ink/) 1967> 67
  KEYS OF KNOWLEDGE (pen/ink/) 1963> 63
  KROFT SUPERSHOW~ (pen/ink/) 1978> 78
  LION, THE (pen/ink/) 1963> 63
  MICROBOTS, THE (pen/ink/) 1971> 71
  MIGHTY SAMSON (pen/ink/) -1969> 67 68 69
  MOD WHEELS (pen/) 1971-74> 71 72 73 74
  NATIONAL VELVET (pen/ink/) 1962-63> 62 63
  NURSES, THE (pen/ink/) 1963> 63
  RIO CONCHOS (pen/ink/) 1965> 65
  RIPLEY'S BELIEVE IT OR NOT~ (pen/ink/) 1976-77> 76 77
  SHROUD OF MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) 1982> 82
  STARSTREAM~ (pen/ink/) 1976 [Imprint: WHITMAN]> 76
  TIGER GIRL (pen/ink/) 1968> 68
  TOM MORROW (pen/ink/) 1966-69> 66 67 68 69
  TUROK (pen/ink/) 1962/78-82> 62 78 79 80 81 82
  TWILIGHT ZONE, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1963-64/68/70-79> 63 64 68 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79
  UFO AND OUTER SPACE~ (pen/ink/) 1979> 79
  UFO FLYING SAUCERS~ (pen/ink/) 1975-77> 75 76 77
  VALLEY OF GWANGI, THE (pen/ink/) 1969> 69
  ZULU (pen/ink/) 1964> 64
 ZIFF-DAVIS COMICS
  G.I. JOE (pen/ink/) 1952> 52
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1952> 52
  SINGING COWBOY (pen/ink/) 1951-52> 51 52
  TOPS IN ADVENTURE~ (pen/ink/) 1952 sports> 52
  Western (pen/ink/) 1951> 51