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Washington, D.C. RARE AUTOGRAGRAPH LETTER SIGNED AS PRESIDENT(signed by Kennedy as "Louis B. Mayer" as a joke) on White House letterhead [ca. 1961-62]. 8" x 5", 1 page. Very good (stain to top left corner).To his brother-in-law Peter Lawford:"Read & beprepared forrevisions at 8:30 AM -Louis B. Mayer"Included is a 8" x 10" black and white photograph of Kennedy and Lawford in a limousine.According to Jame Spada's book on Lawford, "Peter Lawford: The Man Who Kept the Secrets" (p. 250), Warner Brothers was planning a movie version of Robert Donovan's book "PT 109," and Kennedy wanted Lawford's reaction and advice on the script (Spada quotes this note, but incorrectly?). Lawford was visiting the Kennedys at the White House and according to his widow, Patricia Seaton Lawford, Kennedy left this note on Lawford's breakfast tray. Lawford was having contract difficulties with MGM at the time.John F. Kennedy (1917-63), 35th President of the United States (1961-63); victim of controversial assassination in Dallas, Texas.
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