William Spencer Wrigt while a resident of San Francisco in 1896-1906, "Billy" Wright studied at the Mark Hopkins Art Institute. A bookbinder by trade, he did cartoon panels in Coppa's Restaurant.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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