Autograph signed letter from Jack B. Yeats on headed paper "18 Fitzwilliam Square, Dublin" to Maurice Craig;
with references to a performance by the actor Brian O'Higgins and the Abbey Players;
12 May 1949
|Main Creator:||Yeats, Jack B. (Jack Butler), 1871-1957|
Jack B. Yeats thanks Craig for his previous letter and refers Brian O'Higgins and "the [Abbey] Players...with their hands...moulded the play into a thing that had not existed without them". Brian O'Higgins performed in many plays, including touring plays staged by the Abbey Theatre, sometimes using the Irish version name "Brian O'hUiginn"
Accompanied by envelope addressed: "Maurice Craig Esq. / Greenfield, Grange Road, Rathfarnham". Bearing Dublin postmark "5.45 pm 12 May 1949" Dublin.
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|MS 49,437||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Manuscripts|