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Terry, Paullocked

(19 February 1887–25 October 1971)
  • Dennis Wepman

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Terry, Paul (19 February 1887–25 October 1971), motion picture animator, was born Paul Houlton Terry in San Mateo, California, the son of Joseph Terry, an auctioneer, and Minnie Perrin, a sculptor. His mother died before he was one year old, and his father encouraged him and his four older siblings in their interest in art. Paul studied at San Francisco's Polytechnic High School but left before graduating to take a job as an office boy at the ...

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