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1947 Short Story Illustration by Legendary Artist Coby Whitmore

1947 Short Story Illustration by Legendary Artist Coby Whitmore
Short Fiction

This 1940’s magazine short fiction piece, "Never Go Back," was illustrated by the incomparable American artist Maxwell Coburn (Coby) Whitmore (June 11, 1913 – October 12, 1988); during this era, Whitmore created illustrations for many major magazine covers, including "Saturday Evening Post" and "Ladies Home Journal," and did the artwork for many national print ad campaigns, including Gallo Wine. He was inducted into the Society of Illustrators Hall of Fame in 1978.

Published in Cosmopolitan, August 1947, Vol. 123, No. 2

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