DescriptionTwo John Ford-Related Telegram Receipts, 1950s. Both file copies of telegrams that Wayne sent to Ford on two different birthdays; the first a Western Union document, dated "January 30, 1951," reading in part "Dear Coach: Crisis over. No retreat to hell for me / ...Happy birthday in all languages /...Love Duke;" the second on a sheet of yellow copy paper, dated "February 1954," reading in part "Dear Coach: / This is an important date in my life because I'm more / of a man for knowing a fellow who was born on it. / Happy Birthday / Duke;" with a two-hole punch mark on top margin; touching documents showing how important Ford was to Wayne.
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