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Gene Deitch: The Pen Behind 'The Cat'

Read "Gene Deitch: The Pen Behind 'The Cat'" reviewed by Chris M. Slawecki

You'll usually find one unsung person, or more, standing behind a legendary 'jazz cat.' In the case of 'the Cat,' the subject of witty comic illustrations that enlivened the classic jazz aficionados' and collectors' magazine the Record Changer published from 1941 until 1957, that person standing behind 'the Cat' is artist Gene Deitch.

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