Drowsy Dick by Violet Moore Higgins
'Drowsy Dick' (La Presse Montréal, 10 March 1928).

Violet Moore Higgins, born Violet Idelle Moore, attended the Art Institute of Chicago in the early 1900s, and then settled in New York as an illustrator for children's books and magazines. She has illustrated books like 'Pinocchio', 'Heidi', 'Hans Brinker' and 'The Three Bears'. In the 1910s she made 'Picture Puzzle Nursery Rhymes' for the Boston Globe. Her feature 'Drowsy Dick', about a boy who was injected into several fairy tales, was published in the New York World, owned by Joseph Pulitzer, and in 1926-1928 syndicated by New York World Press Publishing. In 1946-47 she illustrated Bible stories, fables and activity pages in the Treasure Chest comic book. In the 1950s, she drew a children's feature for the Associated Press called 'Junior Editors', which ran until her death in 1963.

Drowsy Dick by Violet Moore Higgins

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