North to Alaska [The Alaskans]

John Wayne (starring)
Henry Hathaway (director)
Stewart Granger, Ernie Kovacs, Fabian (starring)
John Lee Mahin, Martin Rackin, Claude Binyon (screenwriters)

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1960. Revised Draft script for the 1960 film, seen here under the working title "The Alaskans."

A newly wealthy prospector travels south from Alaska in order to find and bring his partner's fiancée back with him, only to discover that she is already married, and decides to bring back another woman in her place.

Tan titled wrappers, noted as REVISED SCREENPLAY on the front wrapper, rubber-stamped copy No. 3 and project No. 835. Distribution page present, with receipt removed. Title page present, with credits for screenwriters Claude Binyon and Henry Hathaway (though Hathaway was not credited as a writer in the final film), with a date in manuscript ink of 2/4/60. 161 leaves, with last page of text numbered 160. Mimeograph duplication on eye-rest green stock, rectos only. Pages and wrapper Near Fine, internally bound with three gold brads. In a custom green quarter-leather clamshell box.

Pitts 2829.


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