Did You Know?
When a movie director would tell him, "I need a child for a movie. Do you have one?", J.C. was known to typically respond: "What size and what sex?".
His brother, George Watson, was hired as The Los Angeles' Times' first full-time news photographer in 1917 and later founded Acme News Pictures, a forerunner of United Press Photos, which later became the training ground for his sons.