Born in California on Feb. 13, 1896. Hawkins worked as an artist in San Jose in 1915, a furniture salesman in Hollister in 1920, and a sign painter in San Jose in 1930. He died in Napa, CA on Feb. 22, 1952.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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