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Alfred Brewerton

 (born 1881)
Alfred W. Brewerton was active/lived in California, Kansas.  Alfred Brewerton is known for Cartoonist; Photography.

Biography   Alfred Brewerton


Produced some short-running comic strips for the New York World in 1903.  Lived in Los Angeles, CA in 1905.  Worked as a photographer as part of the 1909 Good Roads Tour, sponsored by the Atlanta Journal and New York Herald.  Worked as a cartoonist for an Atlanta, GA newspaper from 1910-20.  Known for his soap-opera strip "Pam" that ran 1928-43 and a golf strip called "The Dubbville Foursome" that he did as a weekly panel; typically used on Sunday sports pages.  That strip ran at least 1922-1927 and started with the Thompson Service.  In 1925 it switched over to McNaught Syndicate.

SOURCES:
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
AskART, www.askart.com, accessed Oct. 11, 2007; http://strippersguide.blogspot.com/, accessed Oct. 11, 2007.

This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.



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