Monthly Archives: February 2023

Illustrator Howard Chandler Christy and Jack Tar Togs

Through its history, the Jack Tar Togs brand has hired some of the greatest illustrators and admen of the U.S., including writer Irving S. Cobb and puppeteer and animator Tony Sarg, who popularized the inflated characters in the Macy’s Thanksgiving parade, and created many of the department store’s first Christmas animated window displays. Perhaps the […]