Linn "Barnaby" Sheldon dies. No word on Longjohn.
Beloved TV icon Linn "Barnaby" Sheldon has died at age 86. For those of us who grew up in his era, it's like finding out that Peter Pan was mortal after all. ("Barnaby creator Linn Sheldon dies." Plain Dealer. Monday, April 24, 2006. Front page. ALSO: Tom Ferran. "Linn Sheldon, Barnaby, dies at 86." PD. Same date. Page D-1. ALSO: Dick Feagler appended a tribute to Linn Sheldon at the end of his column: "Airlines lift greed to a higher plane" PD. Wednesday, April 26, 2006. Page B-9.)