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    Typed Letter Signed by James Cagney. One page, 4to, on his Verney Farm letterhead, Stanfordville, NY, September 10, 1979. Academy Award-winner Jimmy Cagney sends a newsy letter to his friend Ann Ford. Cagney shares information about his health and what has been keeping him busy. In part: "We are now starting a script on my early days in New York. It is merely a device to keep me occupied." Signed "Jim" in black felt-tip ink. Occasional light soiling; ring from a drinking glass at upper third. Handwritten notations by Ann Ford at upper third. Very good.

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