Born: 1917 July 31 in La Grange, Illinois, United States

Died: 1995 January 12 in New York City, New York, United States

Biography: Williams was an an animator for Disney from the late 1930s-1942. His comic book career ran from 1940 to 1950.

Notes: A secondary Who's Who entry is found under his signature Williams, who did pencil work for Hillman in 1948 and 1949 with John Belfi as the inker: http://bailsprojects.com/bio.aspx?Name=WILLIAMS+1.

The work Bails' credits for Williams for Better (listed under Pines) for the 1940s might actually be referring to either Arman Williams or Don Williams, who worked on humor features for that publisher.


Sample Scan:


Name:

    Witmer Williams Type: Common Alternative Name

Other Names:

  1. Bill Type: Pen Name
  2. Williams Type: Common Alternative Name
  3. Clark Williams Type: House Name
  4. Witmer Clark Williams Type: Name at Birth

Signatures:

  1. B. H. Apiary [generic]
  2. Clark Williams [generic]
  3. Rex Smith [generic]

Non Comics Works:

  1. Publication Title: Mickey Mouse Watch [design] (other) - Role: artist - Year: 1948
    Employer Name : U.S. Time
    Notes: In the field of commercial art and design, Williams designed the Mickey Mouse watch for U.S. Time in 1948.


Relations:

  1. Employee of - Eisner and Iger Studio (b. 1936)
    Notes: Pencils/inks in 1939.
  2. Employee of - Iger Shop
    Notes: Pencils/inks in 1940-1941.