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Frederick E Ray Jr

 (1920 - 2001)
Frederick E. Ray, Jr. was active/lived in Pennsylvania.  Frederick E Ray Jr is known for comic-book illustrator-Superman.

Photo submitted by Noel Marks

Self-portrait

Biography   Frederick E. Ray, Jr.


The following biography, submitted November 2006, is from Noel F. Marks, Art Consultant Art Association of Harrisburg.

Frederic E. Ray, Jr., American Illustrator, Comic Book Artist, Author, & Art Director, was born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on February 4, 1920.  He started his career while still in high school by copying illustrations of Howard Pyle, W.H.D. Koerner, Frederick Gruger, and N. C. Wyeth from magazines and newspapers.  He authored and illustrated Gettysburg Sketches, a popular booklet about the Battle of Gettysburg in 1939. 

In 1940 he began drawing  More Fun Comics and Action Comics  for National Periodical Publishers/Detective Comics/DC.  Dur   ...  Displaying 750 of 6210 characters.

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