Letters from the past
Boston.com
A series of letters that Nobel Prize-winning author Ernest Hemingway wrote to a fellow world-weary friend, German actress Marlene Dietrich, are slated to be released Thursday. Scroll through some excerpts from the letters the American author sent Dietrich, which will be on display at the John F. Kennedy Library. ‘‘I know lots of wonderful gossip, some of it even true.’’ Sept. 26, 1949
A series of letters that Nobel Prize-winning author Ernest Hemingway wrote to a fellow world-weary friend, German actress Marlene Dietrich, are slated to be released Thursday. Scroll through some excerpts from the letters the American author sent Dietrich, which will be on display at the John F. Kennedy Library.

‘‘I know lots of wonderful gossip, some of it even true.’’
Sept. 26, 1949
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