Don Herold (1889-1966) was an American humorist, writer, illustrator, and cartoonist who wrote and illustrated many books and works in magazines.
Don Herold was born in Bloomfield, Indiana on
9 Jul 1889 to Otto F. Herold and Clara Dyer Herold. He married Katherine Porter Brown on
12 Aug 1916 and they had two children.
He graduated from Bloomfield high school in 1907 and studied at the Art Institute of Chicago. He then graduated from Indiana University in 1913.
In high school, Don Herold was the Editor-In-Chief and illustrator of the first Bloomfield High School yearbook, The Owl. The picture shown above is one of his cartoons from The Owl, Vol. 1, No. 1, April 1907. A reprint of the yearbook can be found in Bloomfield Library's Indiana Room.
Ind Ref 977.2 Blo (1907)