Born in Towanda, PA on March 10, 1892. LaCava settled in Hollywood about 1922. For various movie studios he was a cartoonist, writer, director, and producer. A heart attack ended his life in Malibu Beach, CA on March 1, 1952.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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