Cartoonist. Born in Los Angeles, CA on Aug. 4, 1903.
After graduating from UCLA, Russell was a political cartoonist for the Los Angeles Times for many years. In 1946 he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his cartoons of the Cold War. He died in Redondo Beach, CA on Dec. 18, 1963.
Member: Cartoonists Club of LA. Exh: Sierra Madre City Hall, 1930. In: Huntington Library (San Marino, CA); FBI Collection. 1 CD; SCA; CA&A; WWAA 1938-62; WWC 1942; NY Times, 12-19-1963 (obit).Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here