Lot 1656

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(b. 1953) Mass murderer who called himself the "Son of Sam", terrorized New York City in the Seventies killing six under orders from a neighbor's dog. Good pair of signed items, includes: T.L.S. "David", 2pp. 4to., [Dannemora], Oct. 17, 1987, to penpal Peter Connolly. In small part: "...Yes, I read the book The Ultimate Evil. I do not want to comment on anything and, as you said, it all took place more than a decade ago. I have to live for the future now, if there is one... Another person's misery is someone else's fortune. For all the money these people have made on books and movies, none of them ever channeled any of it to the various victims. Their selfishness should be evident to all... I heard a lot of storys about New York City, how its changed. The new guys who come here are full of storys. There's a lot of things going on that I never heard of when I was free: AIDS, Crack, etc. I know that a lot of neighborhoods that were once considered 'good' have gone down hill... [all sic]" He signs at the conclusion in blue ink. Includes the original transmittal envelope to a pen pal, with Clinton Correctional Facility return address. Very good. WITH: Signature in black ink at the conclusion of a 6pp. 8vo. Christian inspirational brochure, adding three crosses. In fine condition. Two pieces.

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