Raymond Harold Osrin studied at the High School of Industrial Arts and the Art Students League. He was a staff inker at the Iger comics shop from 1945 to 1949. In the 1940s, his work appeared at Fiction House and Fox. From the mid-1950s, he drew for Archie Comics ('Pat the Brat'), Charlton ('Blue Beetle', 'Crime and Justice', romance and suspense stories) and Dell/Gold Key ('Snuffy Smith and Barney Google', 'Supercar'). In the 1960s he was a ghost artist on the 'Morty Meekle' daily. Osrin was the staff cartoonist of the Pittburgh Press from 1958 to 1963. He became the editorial cartoonist of the Cleveland Plain Dealer in 1963.