Hollywood: Andrews-Vagemann Productions, circa 1960s. Two treatment scripts for an unproduced television series "The Brutes." Written by Jerome B. Thomas, occasional writer for shows like "The Outer Limits" and the 1965 "Branded."
This listing contains two scripts, "HERE COME THE BRUTES" and "THE BRUTES: THE IDOLS I HAVE LOVED SO LONG." "HERE COME THE BRUTES" introduces the principle characters, two whimsical, womanizing electrical linemen traveling the country during the Great Depression, and "THE IDOLS I HAVE LOVED SO LONG" is written about the linemen crew's confrontation with, and attraction towards, a fiery woman preacher.
HERE COME THE BRUTES:
Lacking wrappers. Title page present, with credits for screenwriter Thomas. 21 leaves, with last leaf of text unnumbered. Original typescript. Pages about Fine, bound with two gold brads.
THE BRUTES: THE IDOLS I HAVE LOVED SO LONG:
Lacking wrappers. Title page present, with credits for screenwriter Thomas. 45 leaves, with last page of text numbered 43. Original typescript. Pages Near Fine, unbound sheets.