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Don Martin (18 May 1931 – 6 January 2000, USA) was a cartoonist and one of the most prominent and productive artists of Mad Magazine. He was born in Paterson, New Jersey, and attended the Newark Art School and the Philadelphia Academy of Arts. He settled in New York and began his career doing illustrations for jazz records, postcards and the science-fiction magazines Fantasy and Galaxy. He joined Harvey Kurtzman’s Mad magazine in 1956 and his work was published in the magazine until 1988. Unlike other artists, Martin had his own section in Mad, called the ‘Don Martin Dept.’.
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