On this day, May 27, 1900, pulp illustrator Rudolph Belarski was born in Dupont, Pennsylvania. He studied art through the mail-order International Correspondence School Inc. and then in Brooklyn at the Pratt Institute. Belarski worked for Dell Publications creating illustrations and covers. He also did pulp illustrations and then worked for Popular Library creating covers. In the 50s he moved to Westport Connecticut and worked as an instructor for the Famous Artists School.