Managing to do what Spike Milligan didn't
January 10, 2017 10:54 AM Subscribe
For nearly 35 years, Mell Lazarus knew exactly how the end would go for Momma. In 1982, when the cartoonist began dating Sally Mitchell, who would become his second wife, he confided to her that he had already decided what the final installment of his comic strip would be, and he told her the idea.
Cartoonist Mell Lazarus died on 24th May of last year and had the perfect ending for his comic strip planned
thirtyfour years earlier already.