Murphy Anderson

(b. 1926)

Murphy Anderson is an American SF magazine and comic book artist, known as one of the premier inkers of his era.

He has worked for companies such as DC Comics for over fifty years, starting in the Golden Age of Comic Books in the 1940s. He has worked on many popular comic book characters, as well as on the Buck Rogers daily syndicated newspaper comic strip. Anderson also contributed for many years to PS, the preventive maintenance comics magazine of the U.S. Army.

He was one of the original members of First Fandom. He is the subject of a 2015 Original Member Spotlight article by John L. Coker, III and Jon D. Swartz in Scientifiction -- The First Fandom Report (New Series #43/1st Quarter 2015).

He died on October 23, 2015.