Rube Goldberg (1883-1970) was best known for his cartoons which
enveloping technology of modern times. He also won fame as a
vaudeville actor, an author, a star of radio and TV, an editorialist
and a sculptor (Peter C. Marzio, Rube Goldberg: His Life and
Work, (NY: Harper & Row), 1973, from inside jacket cover).
At right, photo from inside front cover.
Rube Goldberg Lives On Online.