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graphic arts company executive

Edward Maurice Gottschall, American editor, writer. Served with Signal Corps. United States Army, 1943-1944, United States Army Air Force, 1944-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member Type Directors Club (past president, Special award 1963), New York Club of Printing House Craftsmen (Fellowship award 1993), Masons, Wednesday Senior Men's Club of Jewish Community Center of Mid-Westchester (president 1999, 2000, 04-05), Phi Delta Pi.

Background

Gottschall, Edward Maurice was born on December 28, 1915 in New York City. Son of Myer and Stephanie (Kraus) Gottschall.

Education

Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1937. Master of Science, Columbia University School of Journalism, 1938.

Career

Managing editor, Graphic Arts Production Yearbook, Colton Press, 1937-1951;editor, Art Direction, 1952-1969;senior editor, Popular Merchandising Company, Passaic, New Jersey, 1964-1967;co-public, editorial director, Advertising Trade Publs., Inc., 1967-1969;executive director, American Institute Graphic Arts, New York City, 1969-1975;executive vice president, International Typeface Corporation, New York City, 1975-1986;vice chairman, International Typeface Corporation, 1986-1990;editor, U & lc, 1981-1989;consultant editor, U & lc, since 1990. Vice president Design Processing International, Inc., 1977-1985. United States representative Association Typographique International, 1978-1989, chairman world conference on typographic communication, 1988.

Lecturer Pratt Institute Evening Art School, 1947-1964, New York University,1955-1964.

Works

Membership

Served with Signal Corps. United States Army, 1943-1944, United States Army Air Force, 1944-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member Type Directors Club (past president, Special award 1963), New York Club of Printing House Craftsmen (Fellowship award 1993), Masons, Wednesday Senior Men's Club of Jewish Community Center of Mid-Westchester (president 1999, 2000, 04-05), Phi Delta Pi.

Connections

Married Lee Beatrice Natale, February 6, 1943 (deceased 1984). 1 child, Robert J.; Married Alice J. Wise, January 20, 1985.

father:
Myer Gottschall

mother:
Stephanie (Kraus) Gottschall

spouses:
Lee Beatrice Natale

Alice J. Wise

child:
Robert J. Gottschall