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    Bruce Lee Handwritten Letter Signed "Bruce" Written to Bob Baker Regarding Physical and Financial Hardship. Written by Lee to friend, confidante, and fellow Fist of Fury actor Robert "Bob" Baker, one-page (8.25" x 11"; 210 mm x 279 mm) 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 Beverly Hills, CA., 7 May 1971, written in Lee's hand, Mr. Bob Baker / 28625 Rochelle Ave. / Hayward, Cal. 94544. Expected folds with minor stains and handling.

    Here Lee writes of his trip to India putting a stain on his finances: "So my friend, I am afraid I have to solve my most immediate problem first. Silent Flute is still in negotiation and will not do me any good at the present moment." Lee also expresses his consistent concern for his old friend James Yimm Lee and lets Baker know that his back is not healed completely.

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


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