TLS signed “Alan B. Shepard, Jr.,” one page, 8 x 10, Project Mercury letterhead, March 15, 1961. Letter to K. H. Browne, in part: "I am glad to hear the sun is still shining in scenic Arizona. Thanks so much for your congratulations and support in the recent announcements about my position with Project Mercury. I am glad to hear that Mrs. Browne is feeling better. I hope that Mrs. Shepard and I have the opportunity one day to accept your kind invitation to visit you. I am enclosing an autographed picture as you requested." In fine condition, with light perimeter toning.
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