Nuts without the Pea

The original National Lampoon magazine had some good writing and cartooning, up to the release of Animal House, when the emphasis switched to movies.  Cartoonist Gahan Wilson, known for his macabre humor, had a regular feature in NatLamp called “Nuts.”  The installment I remember best is perhaps the least macabre.  I felt exactly this way after making a drawing board for myself when I was 11 years old.

Chapter VI. The Cowardly Lion.

Audio Adaptation of The Wonderful Wizard of OZ, Crown Publishers, Inc., 1961

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