Born in California on January 16, 1916. While in Pasadena in 1934, Odell won a poster contest which awarded her a scholarship to Chouinard Art Institute. She died in Silver City, New Mexico on April 19, 1993.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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