- Category : 1918-births
- Type : PSE
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Confrontation 1
American television personality who wrote nine children's books, but was best known for creating, hosting, writing and producing the long-running children's television program Garfield Goose and Friends on Chicago's WGN-TV from 1955 to 1976. He previously appeared on the same show, known as Garfield Goose and Friend from 1952 to 1955, when it aired on WBKB and WBBM-TV. It was the longest running puppet show on television.
Thomas suffered a stroke at the WGN-TV studios in Chicago on 1 April 1985 and died on 3 April 1985.