Born in California on Feb. 23, 1858. Horl (aka Hall) settled in San Francisco in 1858. In 1879 he was a portrait painter and later in life a liquor dealer. He died in San Francisco of a stroke on Nov. 27, 1910.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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