SHAW George Bernard - Autograph Card Signed 1940 about a production
George Bernard SHAW (1856-1950)
Autograph Postcard Signed ("G. Bernard Shaw") to Tony Marshall at RAF Station, Wilmslow, thanking him for his letter giving news of a production.
1 page 8vo with address on the verso, 4 Whitehall Court SW1, 16 August 1940.
"I have not been present at the rehearsals, and did not know whether the production would hit or miss. Your letter is just what I wanted."
It is unclear which production Shaw is referring to, or even whether it was a professional production or an amateur performance by those stationed at RAF Wilmslow.
After the start of the blitz the following month, Shaw spent much of his time in the country.
The card is very slightly browned at the top, but is otherwise in clear condition.
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