To Lyon Van & Storage Company [Letter 396]

Item Reference Code: 142_LBx_014_001

Date(s) of creation

June 23, 1949


Lyon Van & Storage Company


June 23, 1949

Lyon Van & Storage Company
6372 Santa Monica Blvd.
Hollywood, California


Please give 31 cans of the film which is stored in my name (Lot #HF 493) to Mr. Walter Wanger for temporary withdrawal for a period of about five days.[*] Please give him the complete film with the exception of the can marked “FILM CUTS.”

Sincerely yours,


Ayn Rand


*This was the film for the Italian movies of We the Living. Walter Wanger was a significant independent producer of movies who employed directors Alfred Hitchcock, Fritz Lang and John Ford. His onscreen talent included Ingrid Bergman, Henry Fonda, Hedy Lamarr, Charles Boyer and Susan Hayward.