Maurice Leroy Fosdick was born in Kansas in October 1896. Fosdick was a cartoonist and living in Hollywood when he fatally shot himself on Nov. 17, 1933.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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