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    George Lucas Term Paper. Here is a four-page, handwritten term paper titled "Studies in Semi-Nomadism in North Africa," written by a soon-to-be-15-year-old George Lucas. (The consignor estimates the date the paper was written was 1963.) He concludes, in part: "Semi-nomadism is essentially subsistence economy. Semi nomads [sic] may be officially settled into agriculture more easily than nomads." Coincidentally, many years later Lucas would direct a portion of the original "Star Wars" in the North African nation of Tunisia. It is unknown if his research for this essay came in handy, nor is there a grade or much in the way of teacher's notes on it, although a few portions are underlined in red ballpoint. It is in very good condition, with staple holes and worn binder holes, minor wear and light toning, primarily on the cover page. Also included is a letter to the consignor from Lucas' secretary, Anne Merrifield, dated August 8, 2005, attesting to the authenticity of the item and citing Lucas' permission to sell it.

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    October, 2005
    8th Saturday
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