Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1940. Final Draft script for the 1940 film. Script belonging to actress Dorris Bowdon, best known for her role as Rosasharn in "The Grapes of Wrath," who had a key supporting role in this film. From the actor's estate.
A drama about the clash between a stern German immigrant (Montgomery) and his eldest son's modern American wife, Jennie (Gilmore). After he kicks out one of his daughters (Bowden) for going on a date, Jennie rallies the rest of the family to resist his authoritarian ways and convince him to let them pursue their dreams.
Light blue titled wrappers, noted as Final on the front wrapper, rubber-stamped copy No. 34 and production No. 556, dated July 19, 1940. Distribution page present, with receipt removed. Title page present, dated July 19, 1940, noted as Final Draft, with credit for screenwriter Buchman. 124 leaves, mimeograph duplication, with blue revision pages throughout, dated between 7-24-40 and 7-29-40. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good, internally bound with three gold brads.