[Groop]Groo Awareness, addendum

Chris Schechner schechnr@flash.net
Sat, 8 Sep 2001 22:15:08 -0500

Ooooh. What would happen if his dad, Bil got ahold of Groo? Little Billy in
The Family Circus getting into a fray with Dolly or P.J.? Frightening!!

>Greetings fellow Groo addictionados.  I just wanted to chime in and let you
>all know that I too, have been creating Groo awareness in my neck of the
>     I'm an animator at Disney and I have been sharing a few of my books
>with some of my colleagues at the studio.  Most notably Glen Keane.  For
>those of you that don't know, Glen is the Sergio Aragones of animation.  He
>came into my office the other day and saw a sketch I had done of Groo and
>Rufferto pinned to my wall and asked me who they were.  I just happened to
>have a few Epic Groos and The Life of Groo lying around so I let him borrow
>them.  The next day he came into my room and couldn't stop talking about how
>much he enjoyed reading them.  He went on and on about how "expressive and
>beautiful" Sergio's work was and how the stories were so "funny and
>imaginative."  I do believe I have successfully converted yet another
>innocent person into a Groopie!
>     I know this message is a little long, but I thought that maybe you
>folks out there might dig this.  By the way, does anyone have a complete
>list of all the little Mad paperbacks that Sergio has done?  This would
>really help me out in collecting them.
>Raul Aguirre