DEAD: Marge

DEAD: ON THIS DATE

Marge (aged 88)
American cartoonist

Marjorie Henderson Buell (née Marjorie Lyman Henderson, December 11, 1904 – May 30, 1993) was an American cartoonist who worked under the pen name Marge. She was best known as the creator of Little Lulu.

DEATH: After the sale of the Lulu copyrights in 1971, the Buell couple retired to Ohio, where their son Larry resided. Buell died on May 30, 1993, of lymphoma in Elyria, Ohio. Buell’s son Larry is a professor of American Literature at Harvard, and her son Fred is a professor of English at Queens College.

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