Allen Saunders





Allen Saunders


Born
in The United States
April 24, 1899

Died
January 28, 1986


Allen Saunders was an American writer, journalist and cartoonist who wrote the comic strips Steve Roper and Mike Nomad, Mary Worth and Kerry Drake. His full name, John Allen Saunders, sometimes led to confusion with his son John (John Phillip Saunders, 1924–2003), who later continued two of his father's strips.
Born in Lebanon, Indiana, Saunders enjoyed newspaper comics as a youth, and he practiced drawing them. After graduating from Wabash College in 1920, he taught French there for seven years while working in the summers on his M.A. at the University of Chicago and taking night classes at the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts. He drew editorial cartoons and the single-panel Miserable Moments, wrote detective fiction for magazines, worked in Ch
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Average rating: 3.5 · 20 ratings · 1 review · 12 distinct works
Mike Nomad-The Arson Ring (...

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Kerry Drake-The Million Dol...

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Kerry Drake-The Weird Wills...

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Kerry Drake-The Fist Of Fat...

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Kerry Drake-In The Devil's ...

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Mike Nomad-Nishiddh Dweep (...

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Mike Nomad- Agnibaala ( Ind...

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Kerry Drake-Aatank Ka Saaya...

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