Reg Carter

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Reg Carter
BornReginald Arthur Lay Carter
(1886-12-06)6 December 1886
Southwold, Suffolk
Died24 April 1949(1949-04-24) (aged 62)
Cuckfield, Sussex
Notable works
Big Eggo (character)

Reginald Arthur Lay Carter (6 December 1886, Southwold, Blything, East Suffolk - 24 April 1949 in Cuckfield, Sussex) was a British cartoonist.

Carter created the cartoon ostrich Big Eggo that appeared on the front cover of the first Beano. On 30 July 1938, the cover strip featuring Big Eggo was drawn by Carter. Carter worked for the Beano drawing Big Eggo and other strips until his death in 1949.