A Marilyn Monroe-Received Group of Correspondence, 1950s-1960s. Seven pieces total including (in chronological order): 1) a note on lined paper, handwritten in black fountain pen ink, not dated but circa 1957, to "Pumpkin" from Jack Cole [noted Hollywood choreographer who worked with MM on many of her films] about a role he thought Monroe should accept, reading in part "..the girl (is) a very strong / character - who fought back, / in her own funny way, for a / sense of belonging.../and I think / you understand the girl even / more fully than I do;" 2) a Western Union telegram, dated "1957 Jun 26," to MM from Richard Ney, asking her to be in a musical play; 3) a note typed on personalized letterhead, dated "March 25, 1958," to MM from Jon Whitcomb [prolific American illustrator], reading in part "'d said -- that as a youngster, you'd wanted to look like a girl in a Jon Whitcomb painting. I think you do...My imagination must have projected into the future -- to you -- when my style was developing;" 4) a Western Union telegram, dated "1960 Jan 2," to MM from Earl Wilson [Hollywood gossip columnist] asking for MM's participation in an United Cerebral Palsy Telethon; 5) a note on lined paper, handwritten in black fountain pen ink, not dated but circa 1960, to "Lamb-chop" from Jack Cole, regarding how he can work with MM "the last week in / April" [likely on "Let's Make Love"]; 6) a note typed on business letterhead, dated "Wednesday 25 April 1962," to MM from John Moore of Talmack, Incorporated regarding fabric for a sofa that designer Norman Norell was upholstering for her; and 7) a note typed on business letterhead, dated "Thursday 26 April 1962," to MM also from John Moore regarding another invoice for the above-noted couch.
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    The movie quite literally changed my life. I have included a pic of me in Sly's Rocky 3 Cashmere overcoat, would much appreciate if it is possible for you to forward this email to Sly to let him know the overcoat is in good hands, and will be well taken care of, (as will be the Rambo knife forging tools, the other lot I won!) Wish you very happy holidays and a great 2016!
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