Mother is a Freshman

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1948. Final script for the 1948 film. This copy belonging to Robert Arthur, who played Beaumont Jackson, with his name on the front wrapper in holograph pencil, and holograph pencil and ink notations, additions, and changes to his scenes throughout. Laid in is one page related to Mary O'Hara's "Green Grass of Wyoming."

A widow hopes to help her daughter pay for college by using money out of a family trust fund. However, she must become a student herself in order to use the money, so she passes her exams and enrolls at the same university. Nominated for one Academy Award.

Set in New York City, shot on location in Nevada.

Blue titled wrappers, noted as Final on the front wrapper, rubber-stamped copy No. 126 and production No. 241, dated July 15, 1948. Title page present, dated July 15, 1948, noted as Final Script, with credits for screenwriters Mary Loos, and Richard Sale. 152 leaves, with last page of text numbered 151. Mimeograph. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good plus bound internally with three gold brads.


[Book #140142]

Price: $325.00