The Billy Wilder Collection heading out for a lil digitization. With our archival elf’s help, of course.
Here’s a copy of the 1938 ballot for electing members of the board of directors of the Screen Writers Guild (which was to later become the Writers Guild of America). It was being used as scrap paper — on the original copy, there’s a letter written on the back, asking someone for money for tickets to the Guild’s annual party.
Who would you have voted for?