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Byron Jackson

Kathryn and Byron Jackson wrote hundreds of stories, poems, and books for Golden, including "Pirates, Ships, and Sailors." Gustaf Tenggren, who immigrated to the U.S. from Sweden in 1920, created other famous Little Golden Book characters such as the Tawny Scrawny Lion and the Poky Little Puppy. Before coming to Golden Books, he worked in the Disney studio, creating concept artwork of various characters for "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs "and "Pinocchio. "He died in 1970.