Here's my perennial contribution to "Lindy's Sports Annual". This year I illustrated a story by sports writer Frank Burlison. There are actually two versions of the sketch:
Once I had a sketch that both me and the editor were satisfied with, it was time to move on to the final:
It was a fairly fast turnaround time (which is usually the case with Lindy's), but I'm still pretty happy with the result. Which is a nice consolation when the whole thing was a real grind. But, like I said, All's well that ends well.