UPDATE – Arnold Drake hospitalized
Via Newsarama via Tom Spurgeon: "According to an e-mail disseminated by Ken Gale, the writer Arnold Drake was found collapsed in his home and is currently in intensive care at Cabrini Hospital." Drake is the creator of Deadman and Doom Patrol and wrote what is regarded as the first American grapic novel — with artist Matt Baker — back in 1949.
Send cards, letters and art to Arnold Drake, Cabrini Medical Center, 227 E. 19th St., New York, NY 10003.
UPDATE: Reports at 2:30 PM EST indicate Arnold is improving and should be moved out of the ICU within the next 24 hours.