The Legend of Stacker Lee aka Stagolee and Billy

N.p. N.p., Circa 1970s. Draft script for an unproduced musical play.

The story of Stagger Lee, also known as "Stacker Lee" and "Stagolee," an American criminal and subject of African American folk songs throughout the late 19th and 20th centuries.

African-American actor and screenwriter Paul E. Harris was best known for his work as a television, film, and stage actor, appearing in the musicals "Show Boat" (1949), "Annie, Get Your Gun" (1949), and later relocating to Hollywood, most notably starring in "All Night Long" (1962).

Blue untitled card wrappers. Title page present, undated, with credits for screenwriter Paul E. Harris. 38 leaves, with last page of text numbered II-4-11. Xerographic duplication, rectos only. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good plus, bound internally with three silver brads.

[Book #152435]

Price: $385.00