A Marilyn Monroe-Related Letter, 1958. Two pages, typed on Chateau Marmont hotel stationery, dated "September 27, 1958," to May Reis [MM's longtime secretary] from another associate of MM's, regarding petty expenses and other information during the filming of "Some Like It Hot;" reading in part "May, I have been spending CASH for Marilyn...we bought a tea kettle on Sept. 22nd for $2.38...two books...for $4.50...would you be kind enough to send over...the amount I have spent in cash, not a check" and "Tonight, Eli, Marilyn, Clifford...are going out for a quiet dinner. Tomorrow we leave for Coronado and will be there, I should think, until next Thursday," among other like details from the time period when MM was making this all-time great comedy.
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