The Murder on Jefferson Street

N.p. N.p., ca. 1944. Treatment script and copy of the original story for an unproduced film "The Murder on Jefferson Street," based on the 1944 short story by Dorothy Canfield. Copy belonging to screenwriter Frank Partos, with his name in holograph pencil. Also included with the script are contracts from Dorothy Canfield, Story Magazine, and Harcourt, Brace and Company signing over the story's film and television rights to Partos.

A psychological thriller set in a Middle Western town called Huntsville, the story follows the career paths of two men who work in the same office as one attempts to psychologically damage the other in order to take his better position.

Housed in a blank black spring binder. Title page present, with credits for screenwriter Partos and story writer Canfield. 128 leaves, carbon typescript. Pages Near Fine, spring binder Near Fine.

[Book #133742]