Lot 39 of 202:
Notes by Lenny Bruce about various legal matters  

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$500 - $800

Ten pages of holographic notes in Lenny Bruce’s hand concerning unidentified legal matters
Bruce, Lenny
Various places

Mostly scattered notes, on various scraps of paper and manila folder. Ink, pencil, & felt pen.

One of the lengthier pieces: “Dear Dr. Blatt… Witness stand performing is not your forte. Unless you wish to attain the… Hearstian Heights of colleages Dr Shepard, Dr Fisch and infin.  If this is your wish... kindly inform me and I will change my tack and embeliss [sic] a psuedo sorid [sic] history of white slaver traffic…”

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