Marjorie Organ Henri
(1886 - 1931)
Marjorie Organ Henri was active/lived in New York / Ireland. Marjorie Henri is known for illustration, cartoons, caricature.
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Marjorie Organ, born in Ireland in 1886, was one of the first female newspaper cartoonists in America, and an exhibitor in the famous 1913 Armory Show in New York City. She came with her family to the United States in 1899. She worked for the World and New York Journal, beginning in 1902 at an unusually young age. Her comic creations included "The Wrangle Sisters," "Reggie and the Heavenly Twins," and "Strange What a Difference a Mere Man Makes."
Marjorie Organ married painter Robert Henri in 1908. His first wife, Linda, had died in 1905. He was forty-two years of age, she was twenty-two. They traveled to Achill Island in Ireland in July 1913, at first at the Slievemore Hotel, Dugort, then Dooagh in the west of Achill Island where th
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