CAPLIN, ELLIOT
 Name and vital stats
  CAPLIN, ELLIOT [1913-2000] (publisher; editor; writer)
 Education
  B.A., Ohio State University; Yale [briefly]
 Family in arts
  Brother: Al Capp
 Member
  National Cartoonists Society
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Agent: Selling dozens of newspaper strips to syndicates
  Writer: Articles: For pocket books and magazines
 Performing Arts
  Writer: Off-Broadway: Any Resemblance to Persons Living or Dead 1971> 71
 Other career notes
  Consultant: Office of Educational Opportunity; Operation Headstart
  Consultant: Rockefeller Foundation; Treasury Department
 Additional biography
  Cartoonist PROfiles #5, #37, 1970/78
  National Cartoonists Society Albums
  World Encyclopedia of Comics 1976/99
 Syndication
  ABBIE AN' SLATS (ghost wr/) 1946-68> 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68
  ADAM AMES (wr/) 1959-62> 59 60 61 62
  BEST SELLER SHOWCASE [daily] (wr/) 1977-79 for Universal Press Syndicate> 77 78 79
  BEST SELLER SHOWCASE [Sunday] (wr/) 1977-79 for Universal Press Syndicate> 77 78 79
  BIG BEN BOLT [Sunday] (wr/) 1952-75 for King Features Syndicate> 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75
  BUZ SAWYER [daily] (wr/) 1982-87 for King Features Syndicate> 82 83 84 85 86 87
  BUZ SAWYER [Sunday] (wr/) 1982-87 for King Features Syndicate> 82 83 84 85 86 87
  DARK SHADOWS [daily] (wr/) 1970-72 for NEA / Dan Curtis Productions> 70 71 72
  DARK SHADOWS [Sunday] (wr/) 1970-72 for NEA / Dan Curtis Productions> 70 71 72
  DR. BOBBS (wr/) 1941-50 for King Features Syndicate> 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
  DR. KILDARE [daily] (ghost wr/) 1962-84 unconfirmed dates for King Features Syndicate> 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84
  DR. KILDARE [Sunday] (ghost wr/) 1962-84 unconfirmed dates for King Features Syndicate> 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84
  HEART OF JULIET JONES, THE [daily] (ghost wr/) 1953-59 perhaps to c79 for King Features Syndicate> 53 54 55 56 57 58 59
  HEART OF JULIET JONES, THE [Sunday] (ghost wr/) 1953-59 perhaps to c79 for King Features Syndicate> 53 54 55 56 57 58 59
  LITTLE ORPHAN ANNIE [daily] (ghost wr/) 1968-73 for Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate> 68 69 70 71 72 73
  LITTLE ORPHAN ANNIE [Sunday] (ghost wr/) 1968-73 for Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate> 68 69 70 71 72 73
  LONG SAM [daily] (ghost wr/) 1958 for United Feature Syndicate> 58
  LONG SAM [Sunday] (ghost wr/) 1958 for United Feature Syndicate> 58
  MAW GREEN [Sunday] (wr/) 1968-73 for Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate> 68 69 70 71 72 73
  ON STAGE (ghost wr/) for Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate
  PETER SCRATCH [daily] (ghost wr/) 1965-67 for New York Newsday> 65 66 67
  PETER SCRATCH [Sunday] (ghost wr/) 1965-67 for New York Newsday> 65 66 67
  Various features (pen/ink/) 1937- on staff for King Features Syndicate> 37 38 39
 Note on comics career
  Early organizer of meetings leading to Comics Code
 PARENTS' MAGAZINE PRESS
  CALLING ALL GIRLS~ (ed/) 1941-43> 41 42 43
  FUNNY BOOK~ (ed/) 1942-43> 42 43
  REAL HEROES~ (ed/) 1941-43> 41 42 43
  Support (publ/ed/) 1946-49 [Imprint: TRUE COMICS]> 46 47 48 49
  TRUE AVIATION PICTURE STORIES~ (ed/) 1942-43> 42 43
  TRUE COMICS~ (ed/) 1941-43> 41 42 43
  TRUE COMICS~ (wr/) 1941-48> 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48
 TOBY PRESS
  Support (publ/ed/) 1949-55> 49 50 51 52 53 54 55