W. C. Fields archive of signed contracts, typed letters signed and studio correspondence 1941
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W. C. Fields archive of signed contracts, typed letters signed and studio correspondence for the year 1941. Archive of approx. 70 letters, contracts, studio correspondence and other ephemera (5 signed by Fields) regarding the films Never Give a Sucker an Even Break, Bank Dick, You Can’t Cheat an Honest Man, My Little Chickadee and other films. Includes a Sept. 21, 1941 contract signed by Fields for the Chase and Sanborn radio program, four-page typed letter signed to Edward Muhl of Universal Pictures re: Fields’ criticism of undesirable cuts and edits, a flyer on Catholic criticism of My Little Chickadee annotated by Fields and sent to his agent Charles [Beyer], agreement between Fields and writers John Thomas Neville and Prescott Chaplin.