BARRY GOLDWATER - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 10/20/1988 - HFSID 265911
Sale Price $405.00
BARRY GOLDWATER. Typed Letter signed: "Barry", 1p, 8½x11. On personal letterhead. Scottsdale, Arizona, 1988 October 20. To Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, Washington, D.C. In full: "What a pleasure it was to get your wire. Thanks old buddy, for those very kind words. The book seems to be doing very nicely. It's on the best seller list, they tell me, and that's damn good news. Thanks again, I appreciate your thoughtfulness. Sincerely," Barry Goldwater (1909-1998), U.S. Senator from Arizona (1953-1965, 1969-1987), was the unsuccessful Republican presidential candidate in 1964, losing to President Johnson. Being accused of extremism in his conservative views, he asserted: "Extremism in defense of liberty is no vice; moderation in pursuit of justice is no virtue." DIRECTLY FROM THE SALE OF THE ESTATE OF SENATOR DANIEL PATRICK MOYNIHAN. Moynihan (1927-2003) represented New York as a Democrat for four terms (1977-2001). A prolific author, he served in the administrations of four Presidents: Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon and Ford. Estate inventory numbers in left and top margins. Staple holes in upper left corner. Pencil note (unknown hand) in upper right. Otherwise, fine condition.
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