LEAV, MORT
 Source (some data)
  MORT LEAV; additions by Jim Amash
 Name and vital stats
  LEAV, MORTIMER [1916-2005] (artist)
 Education
  George Kelly's public art classes
 Influences
  Charles Dana Gibson
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Artist: Advertising: 1956-78 Benton & Bowles Advertising Agency, created Mr. Whipple for Charmin> 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 6970 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78
  Artist: Juvenile books: 1954-56 Barbie; Cap't Gallant; The Hardy Boys; Dave Crockett; Wild Bill Hickock> 54 55 56
  Artist: Newspapers: 1937-40 Editors Press Service Synd. [appeared in South America]> 37 38 39 40
 Performing Arts
  Film Storyboarder & Designer: TV: c1953> 53
 Other career notes
  Teacher: Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Arts 1982-85> 82 83 84 85
 Additional biography
  Robin Snyder's The Comics vol. 12 nn, 2001; Alter Ego #19 Dec., 2002 & #58 May, 2006
  World Encyclopedia of Comics 1976; Cartoonist PROfiles #36, #56, 1977/82
 Honors
  Won cartoon contest in New York Evening Journal 1936> 36
 Comics in other media
  TOMBOY PEGGY (pen/ink/) 1936 in the New York Evening Journal> 36
  Various features (wr/pen/ink/) 1944-45 for Stars and Stripes> 44 45
 Co-creator
  SKYWOLF
 Promotional comics
  Advertising comics (pen/ink/) for Topps Gum Trading Cards
 Comics Studio (Shop)
  IGER STUDIO (pen/ink/) 1941-43> 41 42 43
 ARCHIE PUBLICATIONS
  Various features (pen/ink/) c1942> 42
 CENTAUR COMICS GROUP
  KISCO SID (wr/pen/ink/) 1942> 42
 EC COMICS
  ANIMAL FABLES~ (pen/ink/) 1947> 47
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1947> 47
 FICTION HOUSE COMICS
  KAYO KIRBY (pen/ink/) 1942-44> 42 43 44
  PAUL BUNYON (pen/ink/) c1941-c43> 41 42 43
  SHARK BRODIE (ink/) 1942-43> 42 43
  ZX-5 (pen/ink/) 1941-43> 41 42 43
  ZX-5 (pen/ink/) in JUMBO COMICS #34 (c) 1941 Fiction House 0369LeavMort.jpg> 41
 HARVEY COMICS
  Filler (pen/ink/) 1945> 45
 HILLMAN PERIODICALS
  HEAP, THE (pen/ink/) 1942 was introduced first in Skywolf feature> 42
  SKYWOLF (pen/ink/) 1942-43> 42 43
 HOLYOKE PUBLICATIONS
  Crime (pen/ink/) c1945> 45
  SATAN (pen/ink/) 1945> 45
 LEV GLEASON
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  Crime (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  War (pen/ink/) c1954> 54
 MARVEL COMICS
  CAPTAIN AMERICA (pen/ink/) 1946-48> 46 47 48
  DESTROYER, THE (pen/ink/) 1942-43> 42 43
  War (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
  Western (pen/ink/) 1954> 54
 O.W. COMICS CORP.
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1946> 46
  MAD HATTER (pen/ink/) 1946> 46
 ORBIT PUBLICATIONS
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1947-54> 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54
  LOVE DIARY~ (pen/ink/) 1949-55> 49 50 51 52 53 54 55
  LOVE JOURNAL~ (pen/ink/) 1951-54> 51 52 53 54
  PATCHES~ (pen/ink/) 1946-47> 46 47
  TAFFY~ (pen/ink/) 1946-48> 46 47 48
  TRACER (pen/ink/) 1949> 49
  WANTED~ (pen/ink/) 1947-53> 47 48 49 50 51 52 53
  WILD BILL PECOS (pen/ink/) 1948-c51> 48 49 50 51
 QUALITY COMICS
  BETTY BATES (pen/) early-1940s> 40 41 42 43
  BLACKHAWK (pen/) 1942-c45> 42 43 44 45
  CAPTAIN TRIUMPH (pen/) 1943-44> 43 44
  DOLLMAN (pen/) c1943-c44> 43 44
  HACK O'HARA (pen/) 1943-44> 43 44
  HELL DIVER (pen/) 1941> 41
  HUMAN BOMB, THE (pen/ink/) c1943-c46> 43 44 45 46
  JACK AND JILL (pen/) 1942> 42
  JESTER, THE (pen/) early-1940s> 40 41 42 43
  PAUL BUNYAN (pen/) early-1940s> 40 41 42 43
  RUSTY RYAN (pen/) early-1940s> 40 41 42 43
  SALLY O'NEIL (pen/ink/) 1941-42> 41 42
  SAMAR (pen/) 1942> 42
  UNCLE SAM (pen/ink/) 1941> 41
 ZIFF-DAVIS COMICS
  Romance (pen/) 1950-51> 50 51
  War (pen/ink/) 1952> 52