Born in California on Nov. 16, 1880. After studying at the Mark Hopkins Art Institute, Eager worked in the art department of the San Francisco Chronicle in 1903-04. Abandoning his art career, he then worked for 50 years as a supervisor for the Dept of Interior. In 1936 he moved south to Glendale where he remained until his demise on April 12, 1965. Exh: Newspaper Artists of SF, 1903 (drawings).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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