Johnny Hart creator of B.C. Comic Strip" Podcast: Journeys Interview Segment 2 of 2
Dick Staub's interview with cartoonist Johnny Hart took place in 1995. Hart, creator the award-winning "B.C." comic strip, died last Saturday at the age of 76. "B.C.," with its prehistoric cavemen and dinosaurs was created in 1958 and carried by over 1,300 newspapers and had an audience of 100 million. Hart's insertion of religious themes, starting one EASTER, revealed a man of serious faith who sought ways to thoughtfully challenge his readers about their beliefs.