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    A John Ford Signed Letter, 1957. Typed on two pages of personalized stationery, to "Duke," dated "Jan. 25, 1957," a somewhat bawdy letter touching on a few different subjects with highlights including: "Remember, this is Jack speaking, and you're / Duke. You're the guy that makes commitments - at bars, lunch / tables, steam baths, airplanes, George(s) V Hotel, at Batjac, at / Romanoff's - oh, hell, the list is too long," and "...busy making passes at / your wop leading woman" [Sophia Loren, Wayne's co-star in "Legend of the Lost"], and "I hope there are some equestrian / statues in Ghadames or at least a few Arab horses, so that we may / add to our valuable collection of Bondiana," among other choice bits; signed in green fountain pen ink in the lower right corner "Jack;" each page with a two-hole punch mark on the top margins.
    10 1/2" x 7 1/2"


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2011
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
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