KANTER, AL
 Name and vital stats
  KANTER, ALBERT LEWIS [ -1973] (publisher; editor)
 Family in arts
  Brother: Maurice Kanter
  Brother: Mike Kanter
  Relative: Bernie Stisken (cousin by marriage)
  Relative: R. E. Kanter
  Relative: William Kanter
  Son: Hal Kanter
  Son: Harry Kanter
  Son: William Kanter
  Wife: Rose E. Kanter
 Other career notes
  Publisher: Still active1969> 69
 Additional biography
  Journal of Popular Culture v20#3, Spr., 1987
 Note on comics career
  - Bought out GILBERTON partners Meyer Levy and Raymond Haas c1947> 47
  Sold GILBERTON to TWIN CIRCLE c1967> 67
 D.S. PUBLISHING
  Support (publ/co-own/) 1947-52> 47 48 49 50 51 52
 ELLIOT PUBLISHING
  BOMBER COMICS~ (co-own/publ/) 1944 [Imprints: J.R. MAHON; SUNSET TIMES; MALVERNE HERALD]> 44
  CLASSICS COMICS~ (co-own/publ/) 1941-42> 41 42
  DOUBLE COMICS~ (co-own/) 1940-44 rebound unsold material of various publishers> 40 41 42 43 44
  DOUBLE UP~ (co-own/) 1941 rebound early HARVEY digest comics> 41
  SPITFIRE~ (co-own/publ/) 1944-45 [Imprints: J.R. MAHON; SUNSET TIMES; MALVERNE HERALD]> 44 45
 GILBERTON
  CLASSICS COMICS~ (publ/co-own/ed/) 1942-47> 42 43 44 45 46 47
  CLASSICS ILLUSTRATED JR.~ (publ/own/) 1953-62 plus reprints> 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62
  CLASSICS ILLUSTRATED SPECIAL ISSUE~ (publ/own/) 1955-62> 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62
  CLASSICS ILLUSTRATED~ (publ/own/bus mgr/) 1947-62 plus reprints> 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62
  Support (bus mgr/) 1947-62> 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62
  Support (ed/) 1942-46> 42 43 44 45 46
  Support (publ/) 1942-62> 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62
  WORLD AROUND US, THE~ (publ/own/) 1958-61> 58 59 60 61
 SEABOARD COMICS
  Support (publ/) 1951-52 changed D.S. comics to P.L. comics> 51 52