May 22, 2014 - Sale 2351

Sale 2351 - Lot 17

Estimate: $ 350 - $ 500
CUSTER, ELIZABETH BACON. Autograph Letter Signed, 'Elizabeth B. Custer," to "Miss Clarke," in purple ink, declining to send her husband's autograph. 1 1/4 pages, 8vo, written on the first and third pages of a folded sheet; closed tear in third page (not affecting text), remnants of prior mounting on terminal page. New York, 14 October no year

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". . . I have never given my husbands autograph because had I done so, I would not now have a name of his left, beside I had very few letters signed . . . ."