Born in Huntsville, AL on June 17, 1907. Hix's cartoons appeared in the Washington Herald. He settled in Los Angeles in 1931 and created "Strange as it Seems" for the Times. He died there of myocarditis on June 6, 1944.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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