Jan 25, 2007 - Sale 2100

Sale 2100 - Lot 46

Price Realized: $ 8,400
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
Typed letter signed by Monroe regarding the terms for her appearance on the Lux Radio Theatre program -- Marilyn's radio debut. February 19, 1947.
2 pages, 8 1/2x11 inches. Holes punched in the top margins.

The program aired on February 24 with Marilyn as an intermission guest to promote The Shocking Miss Pilgrim (1947). According to the letter, she received $100 for the appearance.

a rare early signature,
signed just a few months after changing her name from Norma Jeane and before any film credits.