Born in San Francisco, CA on Sept. 5, 1906. Jachens worked in his native city as a letterer for Schmidt Lithograph Company during 1924-33 and again for ten years following service in WWII. He later lived in Yountville, CA until his demise on Jan. 25, 1999.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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