Autograph Note (unsigned).

STRAUS, Mrs. Jesse Isidor (?-?).

From Main Street Fine Books & Mss, ABAA (Galena, IL, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since March 11, 1998

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Daughter-in-law of the famed merchant who died on the Titanic (himself president of R.H. Macy & Co. in 1919 and U.S. minister to France from 1933 to 1936). Unsigned AN, heavy stock 3½" X 2½" calling card, n.p., n.d. [dated 1935 June 12 on verso in pencil]. Near fine. "I am very sorry but I am dining out Thursday evening & so cannot come to your soirÈe." Though unaddressed, this was sent to music critic and pianist Irving Schwerke (1893-1975), who lived and worked in Paris; Straus's husband would have been minister to France at the time. Bookseller Inventory # 24600

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Title: Autograph Note (unsigned).

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Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been buying and selling quality books, autographs and ephemera since 1991. We specialize in general antiquarian, first editions, signed books and autographs and documents. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), Universal Autograph Collectors Club (UACC) and The Manuscript Society.

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