TITLE

Greetings

PUB. DATE
March 1962
SOURCE
New Yorker;3/10/1962, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a lady's telephone call that interrupted a New York City lawyer in his drafting of a will. The lady gave her name and informed the lawyer that she just arrived from San Francisco, California. She met some of the lawyer's old friends at a cocktail party in California and promised them that the first thing she will do in New York is to call up the lawyer to say hello for them. Unfortunately, the lady failed to get the names of his friends.
ACCESSION #
22809211

 

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