Original pen and ink of flying Bums ... entitled "The Boid is on the Wing.--- All 41 of the Dodgers put their X to the 12953 contracts ... and the Flock's first contingent arrives in the south February 18 ... "

New York: 1953.

Fine, large, original pen-and-ink cartoon drawing by Mullins. 1 vols. 17-1/ x 15 inches aprox. Rolled and laid into a tube addressed to Mr. Frank Graham, Jr, Publicity Director of the Brooklyn Dodgers Item #239530


Willard Mullin (September 14, 1902 - December 20, 1978) was an American sports cartoonist. He is most famous for his creation of these "Brooklyn Bum", the personification of the Brooklyn Dodgers baseball team. He received the Reuben Award for 1954 for his work, as well as the National Cartoonist Society Sports Cartoon Award for each year from 1957 through 1962, and again in 1964 and 1965.

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