The Wall Street Journal, July 9, 1971

The Wall Street Journal, January 15, 2004

First, March 16, 1998

The Wall Street Journal, December 18, 1957

Advertising Age, February 11,1980


CAPTION: "Actually, this is just a sideline with me -- my major emphasis is in tv and direct mail."

The Wall Street Journal, May 28, 1999


This is one of my favorite gags. I was so proud when I came up with it. Even figuring out the math was fun.

National Lampoon, July 1984

natlamp0784.JPG I was certainly surprised when National Lampoon bought this one. I shouldn't have been, since it was right up their irreverent alley, so to speak.

Nevertheless, when I drew it, I was concerned about the controversial subject matter and decided to sign it only with ST. instead of my full name. Call me paranoiac, but I felt that if I used my obviously Jewish full name, it would bring out every religious crank and crackpot in the world. I had good reason to think this -- heck, I even got hate mail as a result of a harmless Santa cartoon that appeared in the Wall Street Journal! What I didn't realize at the time was that the famous New Yorker cartoonist and artist Saul Steinberg, who died a few years ago, also sometimes shortened his signature to ST., and it looked exactly like mine. So technically (but not practically, since our styles were so different) it was possible for someone to mistakenly think that it was a Steinberg. I hope I didn't cause him any hate mail problems.

And now I'd like to put in a little sidebar to all those "haters": Lighten up! This is strictly about humor! We have no hidden agendas! And yes, I have drawn cartoons making fun of Moses! In some small way, I think I understand what those Danish cartoonists are currently going through.

Medical Economics, August 24, 1981

Medical Economics, July 6, 1981


My first published cartoon in Medical Economics -- still buying from me after 25 years.

The Florida Bar News, July 15, 2000


CAPTION: "I'd also like to remind you that when they rounded up the usual suspects, my client was not even one of those rounded up."

The Florida Bar News and Florida Bar Journal are two relatively low-paying cartoon venues, but I needed a place for all my National Law Journal rejects, and they fit the bill. Both of them bought a great number of my cartoons over the years, at least 125.


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