Technically, Jake was 95 years old when he went to work for Bookshelf
Q. Battler in 2015.
Looks pretty good, doesn’t he?
Here’s a timeline to help this site’s 3.5 readers understand when Jake did what over the course of his long, adventurous life:
1920 – Jacob R. Dashing is born in Bayonne, NJ.
1938 – Hops a train bound for LA with Hettie May Blodgett.