Papers, 1971.


Papers, 1971.

Collection consists of a proposal, an introduction to the principal characters, and a script with sample scenes. Also included is a list, entitled Soap Opera Attendance Record, detailing attendance at each of the twenty writing sessions; an agreement signed by the five authors concerning division of any profits; and photographs of the women's group at a New Year's Eve party.

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