(1913 - 1951)
Sam Eichinger Cobean was active/lived in California, New York. Sam Cobean is known for cartoonist-New Yorker, advertising art.
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Biography Sam Cobean
The following, submitted December 2004, is from the webmaster of the website of the artist.
Born on December 28, in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Sam was the only child of Dr. George Cobean (born 1875), a dentist, and Catharine Eichinger (born 1886), a teacher and artist.
Catherine's health was poor. The family moved to Altoona, Pennsylvania so she could be treated by Dr. John Brubaker who married George's sister Edith.
Sam's mother died when he was 8 years old. George's sister Anna moved in to help take care of the house and Sam.
May 10, 1928, Sam's aunt Anna died following a stroke. She had been like a mother to Sam and her death was a shock to the 15 year-old boy. George a
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