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    Bruce Lee Handwritten Letter Signed "Bruce" Written to Bob Baker Regarding His Financial Troubles - A "Most Horrifying Event." Written by Lee to friend, confidante, and fellow Fist of Fury actor Robert "Bob" Baker, one-page (7.5" x 11"; 190.5 mm x 279 mm trimmed) on printed "Jeet Kune Do" personal letterhead stationery featuring gold and red yin and yang symbol and black Chinese characters indicating "Using no way as way" and "Having no limitation as limitation" representing Lee's personal hybrid philosophy on martial arts. Accompanied by original (9" x 4"; 229 mm x 102 mm) transmittal envelope, postmarked from Los Angeles, CA., 23 Sept. 1970, written in Lee's hand, Mr. Bob Baker / 28625 Rochelle Ave. / Hayward, Cal. 94544. Expected folds with minor stains and handling. Some clipping to text in left trimmed margin (word loss indicated by brackets).

    Lee writes to Bob Baker about his generosity in offering him a loan, in part: "It is a 'most horrifying event' happening to [m]e now, but I have to face it as much as [I] can and until then I will accept your [sa]id loan."

    Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA. COA from Heritage Auctions.


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