MESKIN, MORT
 Name and vital stats
  MESKIN, MORTON [1916-95] (artist)
 Pen names
  MICHAEL; MORT; MORT MORTON JR. (with Mort Weisinger?); signed M.G. (with George Roussos)
 Education
  Pratt Institute; Art Students League
 Influences
  Austin Briggs; Alex Raymond; Edd Cartier
  Roy Crane; Milt Caniff; Herbert Morton Stoops
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Artist: Magazines: Pulps [Street and Smith]
  Artist: Started by drawing spot illustrations for small news syndicate
 Performing Arts
  Film Storyboarder & Designer: B B D & O [New York] commercials
 Commercial Art & Design
  BBDO Advertising, New York City 1966-82 TV and film storyboards> 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82
 Fine Arts
  Multi-media Artist: Lithographer, Etcher, Sculptor; Water Colorist & Portrait Painter
 Additional biography
  World Encyclopedia of Comics, 1976; Great Comic Book Artists, 1986; Comics Forum [U.K.] #9 Win., 1995-96 obituary; Alter Ego #24 May, 2003
 Overseas comics
  SHEENA (pen/ink/) 1938> 38
 Retired from comics
  Retired 1982 from B B D and O> 82
 Comics Studio (Shop)
  CHESLER STUDIO (pen/ink/) 1939> 39
  EISNER AND IGER STUDIO (pen/ink/) 1938-39> 38 39
  SIMON AND KIRBY STUDIO (ink/some pen/) 1949-55> 49 50 51 52 53 54 55
 BLACKTHORNE PUBLISHING
  SHEENA (pen/ink/) 1985 reprint> 85
 ARCHIE PUBLICATIONS
  BOB PHANTOM (pen/ink/) 1941> 41
  CAPTAIN VALOR (pen/ink/) 1941> 41
  DICK STORM (pen/ink/)
  DOC STRONG (pen/ink/) 1940-41> 40 41
  FLY, THE (pen/ink/) 1960> 60
  HERCULES (pen/ink/) 1941> 41
  MIDSHIPMAN (pen/ink/)
  MR. SATAN (pen/ink/) 1940> 40
  PRESS GUARDIAN (pen/ink/) 1940-41> 40 41
  SHIELD, THE (pen/ink/) c1959> 59
  TY-GOR (pen/ink/) 1940-41> 40 41
  WIZARD (pen/ink/) 1941> 41
 AVON COMICS
  Filler (pen/) 1950 westerns> 50
  Horror (pen/) 1952> 52
  JESSE JAMES (pen/) 1952> 52
 BETTER PUBLICATIONS
  BLACK TERROR (pen/ink/) 1947-49> 47 48 49
  FIGHTING YANK (pen/) 1948-49> 48 49
  Horror (pen/) 1953> 53
  JET FIGHTERS~ (pen/ink/) c1952-c53> 52 53
  OUT OF THE SHADOWS~ (pen/) 1954> 54
  REAL LIFE COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
  Romance (pen/) 1949-50/52> 49 50 52
  War (pen/) 1953-54> 53 54
 CENTAUR COMICS GROUP
  Adventure (pen/ink/) 1938> 38
 CHARLTON COMICS
  FOXHOLE~ (ink/) 1955> 55
  SHERIFF SHORTY (pen/ink/) 1955> 55
 DC COMICS
  ALL-AMERICAN MEN OF WAR~ (pen/ink/) 1954-56> 54 55 56
  CAVE CARSON ADVENTURES INSIDE EARTH (pen/ink/) 1962> 62
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1942-44/55-63> 42 43 44 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63
  GANG BUSTERS (pen/ink/) 1949/56-58> 49 56 57 58
  HOUSE OF MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) 1954-65> 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65
  HOUSE OF SECRETS~ (pen/ink/) 1957-64> 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64
  JOHNNY QUICK (pen/some ink/) 1942-48> 42 43 44 45 46 47 48
  MANHUNTERS AROUND THE WORLD (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  MARK MERLIN (pen/ink/) 1959-65> 59 60 61 62 63 64 65
  MY GREATEST ADVENTURE~ (pen/ink/) 1956-63> 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63
  OUR ARMY AT WAR~ (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1950s-60s> 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69
  SECRET HEARTS~ (pen/) 1957> 57
  SEVEN SOLDIERS OF VICTORY (pen/ink/) 1942 unconfirmed> 42
  SHOWCASE~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  STAR SPANGLED WAR STORIES~ (pen/ink/) 1954-56> 54 55 56
  STARMAN (pen/) 1942-44> 42 43 44
  STRANGE ADVENTURES~ (pen/ink/) 1964-65> 64 65
  TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED~ (pen/ink/) 1956-59/61/64> 56 57 58 59 61 64
  VIGILANTE, THE (pen/some ink/) 1941-46> 41 42 43 44 45 46
  WILDCAT (pen/ink/) 1947> 47
 ECLIPSE ENTERPRISES
  Covers (pen/) 1985 reprint> 85
  SEDUCTION OF THE INNOCENT~ (pen/) 1985 from inventory> 85
 FEATURE COMICS
  ALL FOR LOVE~ (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  BLACK MAGIC~ (pen/ink/) 1950-54> 50 51 52 53 54
  DRIFTER (pen/ink/) 1955-56> 55 56
  DUSTY BALLEW (pen/ink/) unconfirmed
  FIGHTING AMERICAN (ink/) 1954-55> 54 55
  Filler (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  HEADLINE COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1948-56> 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56
  JUSTICE TRAPS THE GUILTY~ (pen/ink/) 1948-55> 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55
  KNOW YOUR AMERICA (pen/ink/) 1946-47> 46 47
  LAZO KID (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  MR. BOTTLE (pen/) 1947> 47
  NANCY HALE (pen/ink/) 1950-58> 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58
  STRANGE WORLD OF YOUR DREAMS~ (pen/ink/) 1952-53> 52 53
  Support (assoc ed/) -1952-> 50 51 52 53 54
  TOM CORBETT (pen/ink/) 1955> 55
  WESTERN LOVE~ (pen/ink/) 1949-50> 49 50
  YOUNG BRIDES~ (pen/ink/) 1952-56> 52 53 54 55 56
  YOUNG LOVE~ (pen/ink/) 1950-55> 50 51 52 53 54 55
  YOUNG ROMANCE~ (pen/ink/) 1948-55> 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55
 FICTION HOUSE COMICS
  SHEENA (pen/ink/) 1938-39> 38 39
 HARVEY COMICS
  BLACK CAT MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) 1954/56> 54 56
  BOYS' RANCH (ink/some lay/) 1950-51> 50 51
  CAPTAIN 3-D (ink/) 1953 including cover> 53
  CHAMBER OF CHILLS~ (pen/) 1954> 54
 HILLMAN PERIODICALS
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1948> 48
  Crime (pen/ink/) 1948/53> 48 53
  ULTRA VIOLET (pen/ink/) 1947> 47
  War (pen/ink/) 1952> 52
  Western (pen/) 1948> 48
 I.W. PUBLICATIONS
  POLICE TRAP~ (pen/ink/) 1964 reprint> 64
 LAFAYETTE STREET CORP.
  PICTURE NEWS~ (pen/ink/) 1946> 46
 LEV GLEASON
  BOMBSHELL (pen/ink/) 1942> 42
 MAINLINE COMICS
  BULLS-EYE~ (pen/ink/) 1954-55> 54 55
  FOXHOLE~ (pen/ink/) 1954-55> 54 55
  IN LOVE~ (pen/ink/) 1954-55> 54 55
  POLICE TRAP~ (pen/ink/) 1954-55> 54 55
 MARVEL COMICS
  BATTLE ACTION~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  CAPTAIN AMERICA (ink/) 1941> 41
  Cartoon / funny animals (pen/ink/) 1941-42> 41 42
  Horror (pen/) 1952/54> 52 54
  Mystery / occult (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  STRANGE TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  UNCANNY TALES~ (pen/) 1956> 56
  War (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  WORLD OF FANTASY~ (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
 NESBIT COMICS
  TOMBOY (ink/) 1954> 54
 ORBIT PUBLICATIONS
  Crime (pen/) 1952> 52
  Western (pen/) 1949> 49
 SPARK PUBLICATIONS
  GOLDEN LAD (pen/ink/) 1945-46> 45 46
  KID CRUSADERS (pen/ink/) 1946> 46