Born: 1911 September 25 in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States

Died: 1994 March 19 in Tucson, Arizona, United States

Biography: Charles S. Paris was a comic book artist who predominantly worked as an inker, mainly for DC Comics. Paris was born in 1911, and moved to New York City in 1934. In Spring 1941, Paris met Jack Lehti, and soon after began work inking and lettering Lehti's Crimson Avenger in the pages of Detective Comics. From there, Paris started work in the DC 'bullpen', inking characters such as Airwave, and later working on Vigilante and Johnny Quick, among other characters.

Notes: To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.


  1. Charles Spurgeon, Jr. Type: Given (birth)
  2. Paris Type: Family
  3. Charles Paris Type: GCD Official (type is deprecated)
  4. Charles Parrish Type: Pen Name


  1. Art Students League ? to ?

  2. Grand Central School of Art [NYC] ? to ?

  3. Pratt Institute [Brooklyn] ? to ?

Art Influences:

Charles Paris stated influences by:
  1. Harvey Dunn
  2. Rudolf Kinais


  1. Salmagundi Club type: member year begin: ? year ended: ?