Born in Kansas in 1916. By 1930 Donlin had settled in San Francisco. While a pupil at Polytechnic High School in 1934, Donlin won a national cartoon contest sponsored by the N.E.A.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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