Born in Midway, UT on May 13, 1898. Following service in WWI, "Sign" Smith worked in Los Angeles as a magician and sign painter. In 1922 he settled in Eureka, CA where he remained until his death on April 3, 1997. Member: Humboldt Art Club (vice-pres. 1934).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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