Born in Missouri on Nov. 5, 1891. By 1911 Jacobsmeyer was a resident of Los Angeles. He worked as a title artist for the movie studios and authored The Tenth Muse (movies' relation to the commercial artist). For 42 years he was a superintendent at Consolidated Film Industries. He died in Laguna Hills, CA on Sept. 25, 1980.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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