FAITH BALDWIN - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 06/29/1955 - HFSID 296546
Sale Price $198.00
ALS written from Orleans, on Cape Cod, at a cottage she described in one of her books
Autograph Letter signed: "Faith Baldwin", 1 page, 9x6 picture postcard. Orleans, Massachusetts, June 29, 1955. Postcard photo on verso is of Nauset Lighthouse, Eastham, Massachusetts. To John Fishbach, in full: "I am in Orleans, Mass., for the summer, in a tiny, beautiful cottage, Roses, Bayberry, Ocean Dunes Cove. (I wrote about it in Widow's Well.) Yes I did the Feb. trip for charity. Ann was hospitalized till May. She is home now. Comes here for a week July 1st, then elsewhere, then back to Colorado. Steve was married May 1. Hervey is working. I am ok. I came here the 15. Stay till the 15 of Sept. I am working again. Good luck at your house. Best!" Faith Baldwin (1893-1978)wrote more than 85 books, including over 60 novels, mostly light fiction for female audiences. Her popularity peaked during the Depression, when many of her works appeared in serial and movie form. (A dozen of her stories were made into films in the 1930s. She wrote a column for Woman's Day magazine, and hosted a radio and later TV program, Faith Baldwin Romance Theatre. Widow's Walk mentioned in this letter, was a volume of her poems, published in 1954. Many of her books remain in print. Corners worn. Otherwise, fine condition.
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