Richard Outcault Born today
According to the History Channel page-a-day calendar, Richard Outcault was born this day in 1863. His comics was the first to appear in color in a Sunday's newspaper, in 1894, which was The New York World.
He drew Hogan's Alley (above) and Buster Brown.
Richard may have unknowingly changed our life styles in a small way. Can you imagine NOT having Sunday color funnies to read every week?