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    Lili Kardell's Diary with Entry About James Dean. This five-year diary formerly belonged to Swedish actress and Dean's one-time girlfriend Lili Kardell, and includes almost three dozen entries regarding Dean, notably the following, written on the day he died: "Jimmy Dean, my only love, died on highway to Salinas for the races. Autocrash. Please take care of him God and let him be happier now than before. I can only hope I will find my Jimmy in some other person. My thoughts will always be with you Jimmy. Goodbye...forever...". The diary is in Very Fine condition with a strap that has torn free of the closure, mild wear to the cover, and very little discoloration to the pages. Also included is a 5" x 7" color photo of Kardell, Dean, and an unidentified woman, in Excellent condition. From the James Dean Museum archive.

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    October, 2006
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
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