Born in Craydon, KY on Dec. 28, 1884. Gale settled in Los Angeles as a child. After graduating from high school, he was a self-taught cartoonist for the Los Angeles Evening News and for the Times from 1907. He died in Los Angeles on Sept. 4, 1975. Exh: Press Artists Ass'n (LA), 1906.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Los Angeles Times, 9-28-1930; Who's Who in the Pacific Southwest
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