Boston: 1954. unbound. 2 pages, 11 x 8.5 inches, accompanied by the original envelope postmarked in Boston on July 12, 1954. Fantastic letter to Stu Hample, his future personal assistant, about a possible new joint business venture, in part: "Because people druther eat Druthers, thats what they're called. They are shaped like Vs not only because they contain vim, vitality, vigor, virility - but because they are Victorious over anything else to eat...Having set this up, arrange for a high pressure strictly comedy strictly non-commercial promotion through a NY publicity agency Druthers gags on radio, TV, etc... Druthers stories-stories of kids demanding Druthers-mothers demanding I send 'em Druthers for their kinds-Druthers make 'em feel fine. After a breakfast of Druther-they druther go to school than not... Brood, and get in touch with me. This seems Like IT." Typed signature "AL." Three horizontal folds; very good condition.