He was costume designer for the play, "The Teahouse of the August Moon," on Broadway in New York City with John Beal, Eli Wallach, and Mariko Niki in the cast.
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(Interview with the Los Angeles Times in 1980): When I'm doing a costume, I don't think of it as a piece of wardrobe. I think of it as a painting.
He served in the United States Coast Guard during World War II.