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7 edition of The Sad Sack found in the catalog.

The Sad Sack

George Baker

The Sad Sack

by George Baker

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Published by Ams Pr Inc .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesClassics of Modern American Humor Series
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7474658M
ISBN 100404199267
ISBN 109780404199265
OCLC/WorldCa233816284

Cover pencils by George Baker. "Mistake," pencils by Fred Rhoads; Sad Sack trips and falls in the mud, but Sarge doesn't mind. "Old Buddies," pencils by Fred Rhoads; A captain sends Sarge to try to recruit veterans to re-enlist. Sad sack comic book | Etsy You searched for: sad sack comic book! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options.

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1st ed. unpaginated illustrated red cloth 8vo w/pictorial device (a Sad Sack drawing) front & back cover: Good in a worn dj now stabilized in a Brodart cover [some discoloration of back cover @ tail edge; else G]. Sad Sack and The Sarge Comic Books All regular issues are Out of Stock. Scroll down to add issues to your Want List and we'll email you when they arrive.: View pictures of their covers: Sales Rank # See Top 2, Publisher Harvey • Ages_ Ages_ First Issue #1 - September Last # - .

New York: Simon And Schuster, Black cloth, front board at the bottom edge has a sillouette of Sad Sack. Former owner name written in ink on the first blank end paper and attached book plate. bottom right hand corner of the dust jacket's inside flap. Harvey Mercheum exhibit page for the Sad Sack paperback book. Includes pictures and data about exhibit.


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The Sad Sack by George Baker Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Sad Sack: His Biography in Cartoons from the Pages of Yank Magazine is a collection of World War II era cartoons by Sergeant George Baker, with an introduction by Sergeant Marion Hargrove.

A Disney cartoonist before he was inducted into the Army inBaker created his iconic character as an entry for a military art contest/5(11).

The New Sad Sack is a book based on the Sad Sack Comics written during the golden age. Sad Sack is an American comic strip and comic book character created by Sgt. George Baker during World War II. Setting in the United States Army, Sad Sack depicted an otherwise unnamed, private that experiences some of the absurdities and humiliations of military life.5/5(3).

The Sad Sack book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. The sad sack book | Etsy You searched for: the sad sack book. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search.

No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition.

Near Fine Book, no jacket if one was produced, First Edition, published under war time restrictions, deep red cloth boards with black stamped Sad Sack on front cover and black lettering on spine, previous owner's inscription on front The Sad Sack book page, around pages of b/w cartoon drawings, (Pages are not numbered), Seller Inventory # Title: the sad sack.

Edit Your Search. Results (1 - 30) of 1. Sort By. Author/Artist A-Z Author/Artist Z-A Highest Price Lowest Price Lowest Total Price Most Recently Listed Relevance Seller Rating Title A-Z Title Z-A Year of Publication Ascending Year of Publication Descending. The Sad Sack € In stock.

SKU: book Quick Overview. dated, 3rd printing. Small size book that contains cartoons of this great caracter, famous from being in YANK magazine. The book still has its original dust cover. It is a a bit worn and torn but preserved the hardcover book nicely.

The Sad Sack was primitive—even crude—in its visual style, but that suited the subject: a powerless cog in a machine he never made, the Sack with his sagging, rumpled, awkward physique and hangdog expression was the personification of the Army's typical private, a pathetic dogface, frazzled and worn, destined to be defeated by every circumstance he encountered.

All Rights Reserved. All Item images are used solely for identification purposes. The Sad Sack a comic strip and comic book character was created by Sgt. George Baker during World War II.

Set in the United States Army, Sad Sack depicted an unnamed, lowly private experiencing some of the absurdities and humiliations of military life. The title was a shortening of "sad sack of s**t".

Sad Sack is an American comic strip and comic book character created by Sgt. George Baker during World War II. Set in theUnited States Army, Sad Sack depicted an otherwise unnamed, lowly private experiencing some of the absurdities and humiliations of military life. First appearing as a comic strip in Yank, The Army Weekly by Sgt.

George Baker the main character “The Sad Sack” was never given a name, the term sad sack being not a name but an Army term for. Get this from a library. The Sad sack. [George Baker; Marion Hargrove; Fry Collection of Italian History and Culture.] -- A biography of a "typical" soldier in cartoons from the pages of Yank Magazine.

These cartoons were drawn by Sgt. George Baker to depict the Army life of. About this Item: Simon & Schuster, New York, Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Near Fine Book, no jacket if one was produced, First Edition, published under war time restrictions, deep red cloth boards with black stamped Sad Sack on front cover and black lettering on spine, previous owner's inscription on front cover page, around pages of b/w cartoon drawings, (Pages.

"Chef's Special"; Sad Sack asks the cook if his steak is medium rare. "Ape Boy"; While swimming, an ape takes Sad Sack's clothes, causing the Sarge to think Sad Sack has turned into an ape.

"The Dental Technician"; Sad Sack pulls a prank on Sarge, making him think he has knocked some of Sack. The Sad Sack is an American fictional comic strip and comic book character created by Sgt.

George Baker during World War II. Set in the United States Army, Sad Sack depicted an otherwise unnamed, lowly private experiencing some of the absurdities and humiliations of military life.

Toward the end of the war, Simon & Schuster began reprinting Sad Sack in book form, and that's when its popularity began to soar. On May 5,The Bell Syndicate (Miss Fury, Mutt & Jeff) began distributing the strip to regular newspapers.

Like most World War II soldiers, Sack had become a civilian. The Sad Sack Book by Sergeant George Baker Vintage WW II. Used book and shows some age on spine and front of book, but overall in good condition. All pages appear to be in order no rips or tears or folded down corners.

Shipped with USPS Media Rating: % positive. Directed by George Marshall. With Jerry Lewis, Phyllis Kirk, David Wayne, Peter Lorre. Private Meredith Bixby is so out of step in the Army that his six weeks of planned basic training has now stretched to 17 months.

After he loses a tank, WAC Major Shelton, a psychologist, is assigned to make a good soldier out of him. She requests Corporal Dolan and Private Stan Wensalawsky to help with the /10(). Sack arrives at work every day facing a blank canvas, or in his case a blank iPad.

After several hours of reading, sketching and writing, he produces a work of art that represents his view of the news of the day. Get the best deals on Sad Sack Harvey Comic Book Collections when you shop the largest online selection at Free shipping on many items Make Offer - Sad Sack Comic Books Vintage 70’s On Guard The Flight No.

Army Military. Sad Sack Laugh Special #8 .#1 The Sad Sack in "The Physical" Click Here #2 The Sad Sack in "The Uniform" Click Here #3 The Sad Sack in "DRILL" Click Here #4 The Sad Sack in "Orders" Click Here #5 The Sad Sack in "Reveille" Click Here #6 The Sad Sack in "Chow" Click Here #7 The Sad Sack in "k.

p." Click Here #8 The Sad Sack in "pistol Practice" Click Here #9 The Sad Sack in "Inspection" Click Here.The Sad Sack is an American fictional comic strip and comic book character created by Sgt.

George Baker during World War II. Set in the United States Army, Sad Sack depicted an otherwise unnamed, lowly private experiencing some of the absurdities and humiliations of military life.

The title was a euphemistic shortening of the military slang "sad sack of shit", common during WWII. The phrase Created by: George Baker.