Born in Arizona on Dec. 25, 1907. The Hastings family settled in San Diego in 1908. Alice was educated at San Diego State University, UC Berkeley, and Mills College in Oakland. Upon returning to San Diego in 1933, she wed David Reed and taught art in the public schools until 1953. She died there on Jan. 19, 1985.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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