36-05,AllStarAdv2On this day, July 16, 1913, Lorence Bjorklund was born in St. Paul, Minnesota. Bjorklund studied art at the Pratt Institute and while a student he began to do work for pulp magazines. He became renowned for his illustrations of the American Old West. His studio was filled with cowboy and Indian objects. He illustrated more than 300 books for both adults and children.