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George Washington Jeske
February 22, 1891
Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.
|Died||October 28, 1951 (aged 60)|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
He wrote for more than 50 films between 1926 and 1946, including the Torchy film series with Ray Cooke in the title role. He also directed 37 films between 1922 and 1933. He died in Los Angeles, California.
|1914||In the Clutches of the Gang||Director|
|1919||Salome vs. Shenandoah||Actor|
|1923||The Noon Whistle||Director|
|1923||Under Two Jags||Director|
|1923||Pick and Shovel||Director|
|1923||Collars and Cuffs||Director|
|1923||Oranges and Lemons||Director|
|1923||A Man About Town||Director|
|1923||Save the Ship||Director|
|1924||Wide Open Spaces||Director|
|1931||Pete and Repeat||Writer|
|1933||The Flaming Signal||Director|
|1937||Should Wives Work?||Writer||Nominated for Academy Award for Best Short Subject (Two-Reel).|
- "George Washington Jeske", United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, FamilySearch, retrieved February 10, 2010
- Lahue, Kalton C. (1971). Mack Sennett's Keystone: The man, the myth and the comedies. New York: Barnes. p. 194. ISBN 978-0-498-07461-5.
- "Theater Gossip". The Evening Independent. July 22, 1933. Retrieved February 10, 2012.
- Academy Awards Database at Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences