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    Marian Marsh Correspondence to Louis B. Mayer and Others. Why did Louis B. Mayer send Marian Marsh a case of wine? That's a mystery, but here's a May 17, 1935 note, penned on Marian's personal stationery, written while she was starring in The Black Room with Boris Karloff, addressed "Dear L.B." and expressing "Many, many thanks for the case of wine...If your ears burn you will know it is because we are drinking a toast to you...," signed "Marian." The lot also incudes five negatives from The Great Gambini (1937), showing Marian with actor Reginald Denny with the model airplanes he crafted so well, as well as 1932 letters from and to Ben Maddox, who'd conducted interviews with Marian for Screen Book and Silver Screen. Marian's March 9, 1932 response has her name written in full and a multitude of "MM"s added. The Maddox letters have some age stains; the Mayer letter is clean; all are in overall Fine condition. From the Marian Marsh Archive. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    October, 2007
    6th-7th Saturday-Sunday
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