“P*S was not as glamorous as a costumed crime fighter or gritty stories about the city, but it deserves a bit more than a footnote. P*S was designed to remind the soldiers of the importance of doing the preventive maintenance and installation jobs the right way…”
— Cartoonist Mike Lynch, writing about Will Eisner’s less well known work for the U.S. Army, on his blog. Eisner and his studio – including Mike Ploog, Chuck Kramer, and Murphy Anderson – oversaw the magazine from its inception in 1952 for the next 20 years. Read the rest of Lynch’s post – and see more great examples of PS art – here!
Bob Andelman @andelman (Twitter)
Bob Andelman is the host and producer of Mr. Media® Interviews. He is also the author or co-author of 15 books, including The Wawa Way with Howard Stoeckel, Building Atlanta with Herman J. Russell, Fans Not Customers with Vernon W. Hill, founder of Commerce Bank and Metro Bank UK, Mind Over Business with Ken Baum, The Consulate with Thomas R. Stutler, The Profiler with Pat Brown, Built From Scratch with the founders of The Home Depot, The Profit Zone with Adrian Slywotzky, Mean Business with Albert J. Dunlap, and Will Eisner: A Spirited Life. Click here to see Bob Andelman's Amazon Central author page. He is a member in good standing of the American Society of Journalists and Authors (member page).