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Paul Mavrides

Paul Mavrides (b.1952) is an artist best know for his collaboration with underground cartoonist Gilbert Shelton on The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers in the '70s and '80s. His work has been published in various comics anthologies, including Zap, Young Lust, and Real War Stories. He also illustrated several Harvey Pekar stories for American Splendor. In 1997, Mavrides successfully won a court ruling that banned the state of California from levying a sales tax on comic strips and comic books.