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Gordon Whittier. 1908-1991. Was an animator for Terrytoons and Famous Studios


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Gordon Whittier on November 2nd, 1908. as Gordon Foster Whittier in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania to John Boland and Ethel May Whittier (:Nee Foster for Ethel) [1] He apparently got his start around the 1930's or so. Originally animating for Terrytoons before getting fired thanks to union activites in 1944 along with John Gentilella, Both animators later worked over at Famous Studios. [2] But around 1976, Whittier retired. and died on January 28th, 1991 in Wilmington, North Carolina. Proceeding him in Death was his only daughter, Patricia. and Parents John and Ethel.

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