Born in Iowa on Dec. 4, 1898. Following service in WWI, Philippi settled in Los Angeles. He worked there for Walt Disney and other motion picture studios in the 1930s. He died in Los Angeles on July 2, 1954. Member: Cartoonists Club of LA.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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