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Jon Gnagy
Birth: Jan. 13, 1907
Pretty Prairie
Reno County
Kansas, USA
Death: Mar. 7, 1981
Riverside County
California, USA

Artist. Born near Pretty Prairie, Kansas, he was an artist noted as a pioneer for television education programs for children. On early 1950s TV shows such as "You Are An Artist" and "Wonderama", he introduced children to the art field, as well as helped teach them to learn and draw. He also served as Art Director for the War Service Committee which produced poster designs for the war plants during World War II and trained volunteers in preparing camouflage for the National Camouflage Exhibit under the auspices of the 4th Army District of the U.S. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
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Record added: Sep 25, 2002
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Jon Gnagy
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- Robert David Miller
 Added: Apr. 12, 2015
We had one of your art kits! Angel Day Blessings, sir, and rest in peace.
- sjm
 Added: Mar. 7, 2015
Always tuned in every week to your show. My Dad bought me your kit and I wore it out learning to draw. Many great memories of my boyhood spent in front of the TV. Thanks for all you did and God Bless You.
- Dave Barton
 Added: Apr. 29, 2014
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