|Name||Simmons, Louis J.|
|Dates & places of birth and death||
Born, December 21, 1908
Died, April 5, 1995.
Mr. Simmons was a lifelong resident of Tupper Lake and was the editor of the Tupper Lake Free Press & Herald for 25 years.
Tupper Lake Free Press & Herald, editor
"Mostly Spruce and Hemlock" Historical Highlights of TUPPER LAKE and the TOWN of ALTAMONT' was published in 1976, and reprinted in 2009.
Depicts a simple painting style is that of a self-taught artist. Image shows a winter scene of a 1.5 story cabin with simple geometric decorative logwork beneath evergreen trees on the shore of a lake or pond. Three sets of buck antlers and a small name plaque hang across the facade. A ladder leans against the roof in preparation for snow removal. A snow-covered pile of split firewood is piled in front. A detached shed is seen at the right side.