U.S. humorist who asked, 'Whom are you?' after attending business college.
In college, he worked for the Lafayette Call. After joining the Sigma Chi fraternity, he met his lifelong friend, the fellow cartoonist John T. McCutcheon.
HIs idol was the acclaimed author Mark Twain, and he tried to follow his example by utilizing his distinct manners of American language.
He was raised in a home with six siblings.
While attending college he became a Sigma Chi fraternity brother, similar to Hank Stram.