Kitty Foyle

Culver City, CA: RKO Radio Pictures, 1940. Estimating script for the 1940 film.

Based on the 1939 novel by Christopher Morley, about a scrappy young woman who falls in love with the handsome scion of an old Philadelphia family, but faces the disapproval of his parents, leading to the dissolution of their relationship. A breakthrough role for Ginger Rogers, who received an Academy Award for her performance.

Set in Philadelphia.

Purple titled wrappers, stamped ESTIMATING SCRIPT on the front wrapper, dated JULY 10, 1940, with credits for screenwriter Dalton Trumbo. Title page integral with the first page of text. 151 leaves, with last page of text numbered 151. Carbon typescript on onionskin stock, rectos only. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near FIne, bound with three gold brads.

[Book #154356]