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Billy Leavell, ace Legacy Comics letterer extraordinaire, is also a Facebook member so we may be able to lure him in as well.
Keep your fingers crossed!
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Thursday, March 12th, 2009
So rather than short Billy Leavell
,Ace Letterer for Legacy Comics
, of his
time in the spotlight we just postponed it until today.
Even today we're a little late!
There is just a lot going on this week!
comes from Memphis, Tennessee where he
is the most experienced member of our Bullpen Team.
has done countless comics for small press publishers, schools, churches, and APA's
and Mark met while both served in Alpha Omega
, an Amateur Press Association
, a.k.a. an APA
is a Jack of All Trades in the comics business.
can pencil, ink, letter, write and edit and he
is one of the fastest producers of work any of us have seen this side of Jack Kirby!
definitely, and proudly, old school in his
work but ready to embrace the modern age of the internet as well.
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Most of Billy's work for Legacy Comics
has come in the form of lettering.
has done a little penciling, editing and inking for us as well.
has always had an awesome professional attitude, willing to do whatever needed to be done and not concerned in the least about his
title or credits.
Practically any link on this site features lettering, art, or editing Billy
has had a hand in!
More than just comics!
is not only involved in comics.
He's a Minister to the Deaf!
was born deaf but has overcome his
handicap in such a tremendous way to be around him you would not even think it a handicap.
is one of those individuals who is actually heroic!
has faced a seemingly impossible challenge and over come it not only for himself but inspiring and teaching many, many more how to do likewise.
publication Light for the Deaf in 1966 which has contained one of his
comic strips in almost every issue for over 35 years!
Talk about being prolific!
Billy still works as a minister and missionary out of the Church of Christ At White Station based in Memphis, Tennessee.
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