From TC 9:3 – “The Voice of the People” by Amanda Marlowe

As I was leafing through my copy of Thornton Wilder’s The Skin of Our Teeth, I came across two letters. I knew what they were, of course. I had heard the story behind them more than once, and read them, but it was still a thrill to find them tucked inside the book.
One letter was a copy of a letter my mother had written Mr. Wilder when she was sixteen:
(A note on it indicated it was copied from a scratch version in 1949 and had been sent sometime in May 1947)
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