Friday, September 12, 2014
A Salute to John Cumpson
John Cumpson was one of the first American film comedy stars. He was featured in the "Mr. Jones" series for Biograph from 1908 to 1909 and the "Bumptious" series for Edison from 1910 to 1911. The actor's career was cut short when he died of pneumonia in 1913.