PRESIDENT RONALD REAGAN - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED CIRCA 1968 - HFSID 51562
Sale Price $765.00
Ronald Reagan signs an autograph draft letter confessing an addiction to roasted almonds.
Final draft Autograph Letter Signed: "Ron" as Governor of California, 1 page, 8½x3, (Sacramento, California), 1968 January 3. To Robert W. Jackson, San Francisco. In full: "Thanks so much for the roasted almonds. I'm hooked on them. It was good to hear from you & I hope you had the best of holidays." Dated "1-3-68" in red ink by his secretary, Cathy Davis, who also penned a diagonal line across the letter in red ink when she typed this letter for mailing. Ronald Reagan (1911-2004) had two careers: actor and politician. His first movie was Love is on the Air (1937) and his 53rd and last film was The Killers (1964). In 1965, he wrote his autobiography, Where's the Rest of Me?, a line from his role as Drake McHugh in King's Row (1942). Reagan left his job hosting television's Death Valley Days during the 1965-1966 season, when he entered politics. Elected Governor of California in 1966, he was reelected in 1970. Reagan began his campaign for the presidency and narrowly lost the 1976 Republican nomination to Gerald Ford. He was elected President in 1980 and was reelected in 1984. After leaving office in 1989, he wrote his second autobiography, An American Life. On February 6, 2001, Reagan became just the third U.S. President to reach the age of 90. Fine condition.
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