Abell Christian Cartoons [Illustrated]

Abell Christian Cartoons [Illustrated]

by U. S. Abell

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Overview

A series of 65 Christian cartoon drawn by U. S. Abell in the early 20th century.

Although the term "cartoon" can sometimes mean a funny, amusing, or unrealistic image, that cannot be said of the images in this series. These images were drawn by a man determined to expound biblical truths and principles. The themes the images emphasize are timeless and remain sound in any age. Each image is usually built around a single concept and can express the root of the matter with a quick glance. Often more quickly and enduring than words expressing the ideas themselves.

Even thought these images are over 75 years old, it is amazing how applicable they are yet today.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940014643863
Publisher: PreservedWords
Publication date: 06/27/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 8 MB

About the Author

Urban Sereno Abell was born the 10th of March, 1876 in Minnesota USA. Abell went to the Pacific Garden Mission (PGM) in Chicago, Illinois USA in 1897 where he received Jesus Christ as his Lord and Saviour. Abell was the first convert of PGM founder Walter G. Taylor who went on to become a superintendent of the Mission. At that time, Abell was taking classes at the Chicago Art Institute. He created Christian cartoons for Moody Monthly from circa 1921 until 1948. He lived in Glen Ellyn, Illinois,

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