Did you know that Philip Dey Eastman was born today in 1909?  He is better known as P.D. Eastman.  He was an illustrator and author for children’s books.  Some of his well-known books include Are You My Mother? and My Nest is Best; he illustrated the book, I’ll Teach My Dog a Lot of Words.  He helped to write the storylines and illustrate the storyboards for the Mr. Magoo cartoon series and also worked for the US Army to make orientation and training films.  One of his mentors was Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss.

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