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    Norman Mingo Mad #126 "Who Needs You?" Cover Preliminary Illustration Original Art (EC, 1969). Alfred E. Neuman asks the question, "Who Needs You?," in this side-splitting send-up of James Montgomery Flagg's famous Uncle Sam poster image. In tribute, the Mad-man signed it "James Montgomery Mingo" at the lower right, and also inscribed the piece to Mad's art director, "To my dear friend John Putnam -- Norman Mingo." This mixed media "Mad-sterwork" has a 7.75" x 10.25" image area, and it's been matted and framed to an overall size of 14" x 17". The art is in Excellent condition, and a copy of Mad #126 is included with this lot.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2010
    5th-6th Thursday-Friday
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