WILLIAMSON, AL
 Source (some data)
  AL WILLIAMSON
 Name and vital stats
  WILLIAMSON, AL [1931- ] (artist; writer)
 Biographical
  Birthplace: Columbia; moved to the U.S.A. in '43
 Pen names
  [with Angelo Torres]: SMITHFIELD COBB; ZENO BECKWITH
  ALBRET BLEVINSON [with Bret Blevins]; BALDO SMUDGE
  HAROLD WILLIAMS; ROY WILLIAMS [with Roy Krenkel]
 Education
  Cartoonists and Illustrators School
  Pratt Institute
  Trained with Burne Hogarth
 Family in arts
  Wife: Arlene Williamson
 Influences
  Alex Raymond; Carlos Clemen
 Member
  National Cartoonists Society
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Artist: Album covers: 1966 Official Adventures of Flash Gordon> 66
  Artist: Books: 1965/83 Edgar Rice Burroughs, Master of Adventure '65; Art of All Williamson '83> 65 83
  Artist: Magazines: Marvel Science Fiction 1952> 52
 Other career notes
  Teacher: Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Arts
 Additional biography
  Amazing Heroes #137, 1988
  Cartoonist PROfiles #3
  Comics Journal #90, 1984; #100, 1985
  Comics Scene #10, 1982
  E.C. Lives! 1972
  Great Comic Book Artists, 1986
  Rocket's Blast-Comicollecor #96-98, 1972; #102, 1973
  Spa Fon, c1966
  Third Rail #1, 1981
  World Encyclopedia of Comics, 1976/99
 Honors
  Best Inker: Harvey Award (Chicago) 1988> 88
  Comics Fandom's Alley Award Best Penciller 1966> 66
  Eisner Award Best Inker 1991/97> 91 97
  Harvey Award Best Inker 1988/89/90/91/93> 88 89 90 91 93
  National Cartoonists Society Best Artist (story comic) 1966> 66
 Syndication
  BIG BEN BOLT (asst pen&ink/) 1963-76- for King Features Syndicate> 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76
  FLASH GORDON [daily] (asst lay/) 1955 two weeks; for King Features Syndicate> 55
  FLASH GORDON [daily] (bkgrd/) 1953 a few; for King Features Syndicate> 53
  FLASH GORDON [daily] (ghost lay/) 1955 two weeks; for King Features Syndicate> 55
  FLASH GORDON [Sunday] (ghost lay & pen/) 1999 for King Features Syndicate> 99
  JOHNNY COMET / ACE MC COY [daily] (asst pen&ink/) c1952 one week for McNaught Syndicate> 52
  RIP KIRBY [daily] (asst lay/) 1960 six months for King Features Syndicate> 60
  RIP KIRBY [daily] (asst pen/) 1960-64 for King Features Syndicate> 60 61 62 63 64
  RIP KIRBY [daily] (ghost pen&ink/) 1964-65 for King Features Syndicate> 64 65
  SECRET AGENT CORRIGAN [daily] (pen/ink/) 1967-86 for King Features Syndicate> 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86
  STAR WARS [daily] (pen/ink/) 1981-84 for King Features Syndicate> 81 82 83 84
  STAR WARS [Sunday] (pen/ink/) 1981-84 for King Features Syndicate> 81 82 83 84
  TARZAN [Sunday] (asst pen&ink/) 1948-49 one month for United Feature Syndicate> 48 49
 QUALITY COMIC ART PRODUCTIONS
  SECRET AGENT CORRIGAN (pen/ink/) 1980 two graphic album reprints> 80
 SAN FRANCISCO COMIC BOOK COMPANY
  ALL STARS~ (pen/ink/) 1970> 70
 Promotional comics
  FLASH GORDON (pen/ink/) 1970-71 for Union Carbide> 70 71
 BIG APPLE PRODUCTIONS
  BIG APPLE COMIX~ (pen/ink/) 1975> 75
 COMIC ART PUBLISHERS
  Filler (pen/ink/) 1972 in FLASH GORDON graphic album> 72
 COMICO THE COMIC COMPANY
  Adventure (ink/) 1988> 88
  COMICO CHRISTMAS SPECIAL~ (ink/) 1988> 88
  Covers (ink/) 1986> 86
  Illustration (ink/) 1986> 86
  JONNY QUEST (ink/) 1986> 86
 DRAGON LADY PRESS (Canada)
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1986> 86
 EDWIN APRILL
  SECRET AGENT X-9 (pen/ink/) 1968-72 reprint in CARTOONIST SHOWCASE> 68 69 70 71 72
 KITCHEN SINK PRESS
  Introduction (wr/) 1986 for HAWKS OF THE SEA graphic album> 86
  Introduction (wr/) 1989 for CADILLACS AND DINOSAURS graphic album> 89
  Introduction (wr/) 1990 for FLASH GORDON graphic album> 90
 NBM PUBLISHING, INC. (U.K.)
  RAY BRADBURY CHRONICLES~ (pen/ink/) 1992 graphic album reprint> 92
  TARZAN IN COLOR~ (pen/) 1996 graphic album reprint> 96
 NOSTALGIA PRESS
  Introduction (wr/) 1967 for FLASH GORDON graphic album> 67
 PACIFIC COMICS
  ALIEN WORLDS~ (pen/ink/) 1982-83> 82 83
 RENEGADE PRESS
  RENEGADE ROMANCE~ (pen/ink/) c1987> 87
 WALLY WOOD
  SAVAGE WORLD (wr/pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  TIME SPIRITS (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
 Note on comics career
  Comic-book work often pencils only or collaborations
 Fan & trade zines
  All-Stars (pen/ink/) 1965 back cover> 65
 AMERICAN COMICS GROUP
  ADVENTURES INTO THE UNKNOWN~ (ink/) 1952> 52
  FORBIDDEN WORLDS~ (pen/ink/) 1951> 51
  Mystery / occult (pen/) 1957-c60> 57 58 59 60
  OUT OF THE NIGHT~ (pen/ink/) 1952> 52
  Romance (pen/) 1950s> 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59
 ARCHIE PUBLICATIONS
  FLY, THE (pen/) 1959> 59
 AVON COMICS
  CHIEF VICTORIO (pen/) 1951> 51
  Science fantasy (pen/) 1950s> 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59
  Western (pen/) 1951> 51
 BANTAM BOOKS
  SECRET WORLD OF ROY WILLIAMS, THE~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1957 graphic album> 57
 BETTER PUBLICATIONS
  Romance (pen/) 1950> 50
 CHARLTON COMICS
  CHEYENNE KID (pen/) 1957-58> 57 58
  TEXAS RANGERS (pen/) 1958> 58
  TEXAS RANGERS IN ACTION~ (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  Western (pen/) 1957-58> 57 58
  WILD BILL HICKOK (pen/) c1958> 58
  WYATT EARP (pen/) 1958> 58
 DARK HORSE COMICS
  CLASSIC STAR WARS~ (pen/ink/) 1992 graphic album reprint> 92
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1992> 92
 DC COMICS
  Covers (ink/) 1985> 85
  HOUSE OF MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) 1970> 70
  Illustration (pen/ink/) 1984> 84
  SUPERBOY (ink/) 1985> 85
  SUPERMAN (ink/some pen/)?? 1984-86> 84 85 86
  SUPERMAN AND CLARK KENT (ink/) 1985> 85
  SUPERMAN AND SUPERBOY (ink/) 1985> 85
  SUPERMAN AND SWAMP THING (ink/) 1985> 85
  Western (pen/) 1950s> 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59
  WHO'S WHO IN THE DC UNIVERSE (ink/) 1985/87 entries> 85 87
  WITCHING HOUR, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1971> 71
 DELL PUBLICATIONS
  DODGE CITY DAYS (pen/) 1958> 58
  GUNSMOKE~ (pen/) 1958-59> 58 59
  War (pen/) 1958> 58
 EASTERN COLOR PRINTING
  Covers (pen/) 1952> 52
  Horror (pen/) 1952> 52
  NEW HEROIC COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1948-49/51> 48 49 51
  Non-fiction (pen/ink/) 1948-49/51> 48 49 51
  Romance (pen/) 1951> 51
  Science fantasy (pen/) 1952> 52
 EC COMICS
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1953/55> 53 55
  CRIME SUSPENSTORIES~ (pen/ink/) 1952-53> 52 53
  INCREDIBLE SCIENCE FICTION~ (pen/ink/) 1955> 55
  PIRACY~ (pen/) 1954> 54
  SHOCK ILLUSTRATED~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  SHOCK SUSPENSTORIES~ (pen/ink/) 1953> 53
  TALES FROM THE CRYPT~ (pen/ink/) 1952> 52
  VALOR~ (pen/) 1955> 55
  VAULT OF HORROR~ (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  WEIRD FANTASY~ (pen/ink/) 1952-53> 52 53
  WEIRD SCIENCE-FANTASY~ (pen/ink/) 1954-55> 54 55
  WEIRD SCIENCE~ (pen/ink/) 1952-53> 52 53
 ECLIPSE ENTERPRISES
  ALIEN WORLDS~ (pen/ink/) 1984> 84
  CLIFF HANGER~ (pen/ink/) 1987 graphic album reprint> 87
  Covers (ink/) 1986> 86
  Illustration (pen/ink/) 1984> 84
  Support (prod/) 1986 3-D process> 86
  WORLD OF WOOD~ (pen/ink/) late-1980s reprint> 87 88 89
 FAWCETT COMICS
  CAPTAIN VIDEO (ink/) 1951> 51
  Romance (ink/) 1950> 50
  WHEN WORLDS COLLIDE (ink/) 1951> 51
 FEATURE COMICS
  AMERICAN EAGLE (pen/ink/) 1955> 55
  FARGO KID (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  Western (pen/) 1955/58> 55 58
 GILBERTON
  FIRST MEN IN MOON, THE (pen/ink/) 1958 adaptation> 58
  WORLD AROUND US (pen/ink/) 1959-60> 59 60
 HARVEY COMICS
  ALARMING ADVENTURES~ (pen/ink/) 1962-63> 62 63
  ALARMING TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  BLAST OFF~ (pen/ink/) 1965 from inventory> 65
  CLAWFANG (pen/) 1966> 66
  DOUBLE-DARE ADVENTURES~ (ink/) 1967> 67
  RACE FOR THE MOON~ (ink/) 1958> 58
 HILLMAN PERIODICALS
  Western (pen/ink/) 1949> 49
 I.W. PUBLICATIONS
  CAPTAIN COMET, SPACE PILOT (pen/) 1958 reprint> 58
 KING COMICS
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1966-67> 66 67
  FLASH GORDON (wr/pen/ink/) 1966-67> 66 67
 MAGAZINE ENTERPRISES
  JET POWERS (pen/) 1951> 51
 MAJOR MAGAZINES
  CRACKED~ (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
 MARVEL COMICS
  ADVENTURE INTO MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  AMAZING HIGH ADVENTURES~ (ink/) 1985> 85
  ASTONISHING COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  ATOMIC AGE (ink/) 1990-91> 90 91
  AVENGERS (ink/) 1987> 87
  Backup feature (pen/) 1955-57 in THE OUTLAW KID> 55 56 57
  Backup feature (pen/ink/) 1957 in WYATT EARP> 57
  Backup feature (wr/) 1956-57 in MATT SLADE GUNFIGHTER> 56 57
  BATTLE~ (pen/ink/) 1957/59> 57 59
  BATTLEFRONT~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  BATTLEGROUND~ (pen/ink/) 1956-57> 56 57
  BLADE RUNNER (pen/ink/) 1982> 82
  BOZZ CHRONICLES (ink/) 1986> 86
  CAPTAIN AMERICA (ink/) 1986> 86
  Cartoon / funny animals (ink/) 1986> 86
  CLOAK AND DAGGER (ink/) 1987-88/90-91> 87 88 90 91
  CONAN (ink/) 1986> 86
  Cover (ink/) 1995 for OFFICIAL MARVEL INDEX TO THE AVENGERS> 95
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1956/82/85-92/95/97> 56 82 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 95 97
  D.P. 7 (ink/) 1987> 87
  DAMAGE CONTROL (ink/) 1989> 89
  DAREDEVIL (ink/) 1987/90-97> 87 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97
  DEMOGOBLIN (ink/) 1992> 92
  DR. STRANGE (ink/) 1990> 90
  DRACULA (ink/) 1991-92 [Imprint: EPIC]> 91 92
  DROIDS (ink/) 1986-87> 86 87
  EPIC ILLUSTRATED~ (pen/ink/) 1982/84/86> 82 84 86
  FAFHRD AND GRAY MOUSER (ink/) 1990-91 [Imprint: EPIC]> 90 91
  Filler (pen/) 1955-56 in BUCKSKIN> 55 56
  FLASH GORDON (pen/ink/) 1995> 95
  GHOST RIDER AND CAPTAIN AMERICA (ink/) 1992> 92
  GUNSMOKE WESTERN~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  HULK (ink/) 1985> 85
  Illustration (ink/) 1991-92> 91 92
  INHUMANS (ink/) 1988> 88
  JANN OF THE JUNGLE (pen/) 1956-57> 56 57
  JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  JOURNEY INTO UNKNOWN WORLDS~ (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  KID COLT OUTLAW~ (pen/) 1956/60> 56 60
  MICROCHIP (ink/) 1992> 92
  MOCKINGBIRD (ink/) 1987> 87
  MOON KNIGHT (ink/) 1987> 87
  Mystery / occult (pen/) 1956> 56
  MYSTERY TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  MYSTIC~ (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  MYSTICAL TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  NAVY COMBAT~ (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  NEW WARRIORS (ink/) 1990> 90
  NIGHTMARE (ink/) 1990 with Dr. Doom, Ghost Rider, and Wolverine> 90
  PSI-FORCE (ink/) 1987> 87
  PUNISHER, THE (ink/) 1989/91-92> 89 91 92
  RAWHIDE KID~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  SOLOMON KANE (ink/) 1986> 86
  SPIDER-GIRL (ink/) 1998-99> 98 99
  SPIDER-MAN (ink/) 1991-97> 91 92 93 94 95 96 97
  SPIDER-MAN 2099 (ink/) 1992-95> 92 93 94 95
  SPIDER-MAN AND GENERATION X (ink/) 1997> 97
  SPIDER-MAN AND SPIDER-MAN 2099 (ink/) 1992/95> 92 95
  SPIDER-MAN AND WOLVERINE (ink/) 1987> 87
  SQUADRON SUPREME (ink/) 1989> 89
  STAR BRAND (ink/) 1986-87> 86 87
  STAR TREK UNLIMITED (ink/) 1996-97> 96 97
  STAR TREK: THE NEXT GENERATION (ink/) 1996-97> 96 97
  STAR WARS (pen/ink/) 1985> 85
  STAR WARS (wr/) 1980> 80
  STAR WARS: RETURN OF THE JEDI (pen/some ink/) 1983-84 movie adaptation> 83 84
  STRANGE STORIES OF SUSPENSE~ (pen/ink/) 1955> 55
  STRANGE TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1957-58> 57 58
  STRANGE WORLDS~ (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  SUB-MARINER AND THING (ink/) 1998> 98
  SUSPENSE~ (pen/ink/) 1955-56> 55 56
  TALES OF SUSPENSE~ (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  THOR (ink/) 1986> 86
  THUNDERCATS (ink/) 1987> 87
  TIME SPIRITS (pen/ink/) 1985 reprint> 85
  TWO GUN WESTERN~ (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  War (pen/) 1956-58> 56 57 58
  WHAT IF . . . ? (pen/) 1982> 82
  WILD THING (ink/) 1999> 99
  WOLVERINE (ink/) 1988-89> 88 89
  WOLVERINE AND NIGHTCRAWLER (ink/) 1992> 92
  WORLD OF FANTASY~ (pen/ink/) 1956/59> 56 59
  WORLD OF SUSPENSE~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  X-MEN (ink/) 1986/99> 86 99
  X-MEN AND AVENGERS (ink/) 1987> 87
  X-MEN: HEROES FOR HOPE (ink/) 1985> 85
 PIONEER BOOKS
  OFFICIAL SECRET AGENT ALBUM~ (pen/ink/) 1988-89 graphic album reprint> 88 89
 TOBY PRESS
  BILLY THE KID ADVENTURE MAGAZINE~ (pen/ink/) c1950-53> 50 51 52 53
  JOHN WAYNE (pen/) early-1950s> 50 51 52 53
  Science fantasy (pen/) early-1950s> 50 51 52 53
  Western (pen/) c1950-c53> 50 51 52 53
 TOPPS COMICS
  RAY BRADBURY COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1993 reprint A Sound of Thunder> 93
 TOR BOOKS
  FLASH GORDON: TREACHERY ON MONGO~ (pen/ink/) 1982 graphic album reprint> 82
 TOWER COMICS
  Covers (pen/) 1966> 66
 WARREN PUBLICATIONS
  BLAZING COMBAT~ (ink/) 1966> 66
  CREEPY YEARBOOK~ (pen/ink/) 1967 reprint> 67
  CREEPY~ (pen/ink/) 1964-65/68/72/76/79 some reprint> 64 65 68 72 76 79
  EERIE~ (pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  War (pen/ink/) 1960s> 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69
 WESTERN PUBLISHING
  BELIEVE IT OR NOT~ (pen/ink/) 1965-66> 65 66
  BORIS KARLOFF TALES OF MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) -1965-> 63 64 65 66 67
  FLASH GORDON (pen/ink/) 1980-81> 80 81
  GRIMM'S GHOST STORIES~ (pen/ink/) 1972> 72
  HAPPY DAYS (pen/ink/) 1979> 79
  TALES OF DODGE CITY (pen/ink/) 1958 in GUNSMOKE> 58
  TWILIGHT ZONE, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1965/73> 65 73
  UFO FLYING SAUCERS~ (pen/ink/) 1978> 78