GOLDWATER, JOHN
 Source (some data)
  JOHN L. GOLDWATER
 Name and vital stats
  GOLDWATER, JOHN LEONARD [1906-99] (publisher; editor)
 Family in arts
  Granddaughter: Lisa Goldwater
  Son: Dick Goldwater
 Influences
  Superman
 Member
  Anti-Defamation League (served as National Commissioner)
  Comics Magazine Association of America, president '54-79; chair '79-90-
  Free and Accepted Masons (past master)
  New York Society for the Deaf '74-77 (president)
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Co-owner: Publishing Companies: 1930s-70s Belmont Books, Midwood, and Tower (partner: Louis Silberkleit)> 30 31 32 32 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79
 Other career notes
  Traffic manager & President: Periodicals for Export [overseas distributor] 1930s> 30 31 32 32 34 35 36 37 38 39
 Additional biography
  Best of Betty and Veronica Summer Fun 1991 [fanzine]
  Comic Book Marketplace #69 July., 1999
  Comics Buyer's Guide, July 2, 1991
  Comics Journal #118 Dec., 1987
 Honors
  Garfield Lodge Award for Distingished Service
  Jewish Deaf Association
  William Penn College 1981> 81
 Creator
  Director: ARCHIE; BLACK HOOD; SHIELD; HANGMAN; STEEL STERLING
  Director: PUSSYCATS; THAT WILKIN BOY; MADHOUSE GLADS
 Note on comics career
  ARCHIE went public; John sold his shares to his son Dick in c83 c1971> 71
  Writer: Americana in Four Colors, published by Comics Magazine Assn. of America 1960s> 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69
 ARCHIE PUBLICATIONS
  ADVENTURES OF YOUNG DR. MASTERS, THE~ (co-own/publ/) 1964 [Imprint: BELMONT]> 64
  ARCHIE . . . ARCHIE ANDREWS, WHERE ARE YOU? DIGEST~ (co-own/publ/) 1977-84> 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84
  ARCHIE AS PUREHEART THE POWERFUL~ (co-own/publ/) 1966-67> 66 67
  ARCHIE COMICS ANNUAL DIGEST~ (co-own/publ/) 1975-84> 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84
  ARCHIE COMICS ANNUAL~ (co-own/publ/) 1950-75> 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75
  ARCHIE COMICS~ (co-own/publ/) 1942-84 began as [Imprint: MLJ]> 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84
  ARCHIE'S GIRLS, BETTY AND VERONICA~ (co-own/publ/) 1950-84> 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84
  ARCHIE'S MADHOUSE~ (co-own/publ/) 1959-69> 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69
  ARCHIE'S PAL, JUGHEAD~ (co-own/publ/) 1949-87> 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87
  ARCHIE'S SUPER HERO SPECIAL~ (co-own/publ/) 1979> 79
  HIGH CAMP SUPERHEROES~ (co-own/publ/) 1966 [Imprint: BELMONT]> 66
  KATY KEENE~ (co-own/publ/) 1949-61 [Imprint: CLOSE-UP]> 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61
  KATY KEENE~ (co-own/publ/) 1983-84> 83 84
  LAUGH COMICS DIGEST~ (co-own/publ/) 1974-84> 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84
  LAUGH~ (co-own/publ/) 1971-77 [Imprint: CLOSE-UP]> 71 72 73 74 75 76 77
  MADHOUSE COMICS~ (co-own/publ/) 1974-82 [Imprint: RED CIRCLE]> 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82
  MY SON THE TEENAGER~ (co-own/publ/) 1963 [Imprint: BELMONT]> 63
  PAT THE BRAT COMICS DIGEST~ (co-own/publ/) 1980> 80
  ROMANCES OF YOUNG DR. MASTERS~ (co-own/publ/) 1965 [Imprint: BELMONT]> 65
  SHE'S JOSIE~ (co-own/publ/) 1963-69> 63 64 65 66 67 68 69
  Support (co-own/publ/) 1939-84> 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84
  TRS-80 COMPUTER WHIZ KIDS~ (co-own/publ/) 1982-84> 82 83 84
  WILBUR COMICS~ (co-own/publ/) 1944-59/63-65> 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 63 64 65