Re: Aragones Bibliography

Sergio also did an appearance on the NEWARK show...when he was a cartoonist,

Ken Simon

On Tue, 25 Jun 1996, Ruben J. Arellano wrote:

> On Mon, 24 Jun 1996, Eric Chun wrote:
> > Also, Sergio drew the cover for the Wondercon 1995 Program, and he appears
> > with Stan Lee in one of the videos for "The Comic Book Greats" series.  In
> > this video, he mentions that he was doing work for advertising in Mexico
> > for many years before coming to New York.  While he was working as a waiter,
> > someone suggested that he submit his work to MAD Magazine.  He had heard of
> > MAD Magazine while working in Mexico, so he didn't start with issue #1.  He
> > said that he has never missed an issue since he started, though.
> 	I've got the video -- boy, that Stan Lee is one *annoying* guy, 
> imho.  The MAD issue in question is #76, Jan '63.  Sergio draws/writes "A 
> MAD Look At The US Space Effort."  When I got him to autograph it he said 
> "Boy, I haven't seen this one for a *long* time."
> 	For a more obscure title. . .  I've got a book that Sergio did 
> titled "Les Piepons" that I got in Belgium.  It was published by Dupuis.  
> The particular 'edition' is titled "1. Tout feu tout flamme", but I don't 
> think any more came out.  There is no dialogue, and it features gags 
> about the daily lives of a team of firemen.  On the last page, there is a 
> drawing of Sergio at his desk (with a Groo & Ruf. statue nearby), with 
> the fireteam blasting through his wall, and a space capsule (complete 
> with astronuts) falling through the roof.  The caption says that Sergio 
> is drawing for Buzz & Bell and Les Piepons. . . .
> Ruben.

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