Lot 75 of 202:
Lenny Bruce plans daughter's financial security  

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Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Letter from Lenny Bruce to agent Jack Sobel regarding financial arrangements for his daughter
Author:
Bruce, Lenny
Place:
No place
Publisher:
Date:
May 4, 1962
Description:

3 pp. Retained typed carbon, unsigned, but with holographic pencil sketch. Stapled.

Lenny Bruce is making financial arrangements for care and housing of his daughter Kitty if he gets sentenced to prison. “If you could figure a way I get $40,000 clear and put it in trust for weekly payment to anyone who is taking care of my daughter at the time. I think it would erase a need I seem to have for narcotics...” The pencil sketch is apparently a planned apartment for Kitty.

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Condition:
A few spots and minor wear, very good.
 
Item number:
304354
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