Born in California on Aug. 4, 1904. By 1932 Grismore had settled in Oakland. He appears to have abandoned art in the 1930s and worked as a carpenter for his remaining years. He died in Oakland on Nov. 30, 1982.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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