Meet Torchy!

The NPR program ALL THINGS CONSIDERED recently aired an appreciation for an African-American female newspaper cartoonist, JACKIE ORMES. The piece positions Jackie and her work on TORCHY BROWN as an underappreciated trailblazer... and certainly nobody at the Bettie Blog had ever heard of her! And if WE don't, chances are, few others do, either.

Head over to NPR and get to know a forgotten hero of comics!