1 page, 11 x 8.5 inches, Pittsburgh, July 27, 1951. Written while running for Supreme Court Justice of Pennsylvania, to Presidential elector and delegate Dr. David Rothman, in part: "...I shall always remember how good you were to me that evening in West Chester when the Executive Board approved my candidacy and I want to express my appreciation..." Small tear along one fold; tiny chip in the upper left corner; still very good condition.
American jurist and Rear Admiral in the United States Navy during World War ll. He is best remembered as the Appellate Attorney for Saco and Vanzetti and as a presiding judge at several of the subsequent Nuremberg Trials, including those of Field Marshall Milch and Oswald Pohl. He was later a powerful witness in Jerusalem against Adolf Eichmann.