Category Archives: History

Looks Pretty Good For Her Age

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More Rock Humor

A few years back, this actually happened, although the bill eventually died after a good helping of public ridicule.

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Champion of Cornish Culture

I got the award last year, but the plaque didn’t arrive until today. It reads: St. Piran Award, Champion of Cornish Culture, 2014, Robert L. Crabb, Presented by California Cornish Cousins. There is also another plaque that will be hung … Continue reading

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Cupertino

Carrie Nation was the band I used to write songs for before I became a cartoonist. (1972-1977) The band had a hybrid California/Atlanta sound that was reminiscent of the Allman Brothers and Quicksilver Messenger Service. One day lead guitarist Marty … Continue reading

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Gary Rogers

Today we hoisted one final round for the late Gary Rogers at McGee’s Annex. Gary and his brother Allan owned and operated Rogers’ Frame Shop in Nevada City since the nineteen sixties. Gary eventually left the business and became an … Continue reading

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The Great Chiefs Of The Scablands

Tom Spurgeon wrote a great review of SCABLANDS in the March 5, 2015 edition of The Comics Reporter. I’ll post the link in comments. (They don’t want to work otherwise.) You can still get an autographed copy from me at: … Continue reading

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Loco History

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A Sad Day On Vulcan

One fine day back in the 1990’s, Leonard Nimoy wandered into the Artists’ Guild Gallery (then located above the NC Chamber of Commerce) and was so impressed with the exhibition that he became a member and offered prints of his … Continue reading

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The Rumor Mongered

Back in 1990, Dan O’Neill and I produced the first issue of The Wild Dog, a four-page supplement in the Nevada City alternative paper, Community Endeavor. The paper was commissioned and paid for by Duane Sandin to tell his story … Continue reading

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Stick It In Your Fatwa

Here’s a cartoon I did back in 2006. Sadly, things are far worse today.

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