Ben Hecht "Hazel Flagg" 1953 Playbill Signed Autograph
Playbill for the Mark Hellinger Theatre-"Hazel Flagg"-1953-6 1/2" X 8 1/2"-36 pages-Theatre Program. Hazel Flagg is a 1953 musical based on a story by James H. Street. The lyrics are by Bob Hilliard, with music by Jule Styne and the book by Ben Hecht. The musical is based on the 1937 screwball comedy film Nothing Sacred. Ben Hecht was the primary writer of the film's screenplay......Ben Hecht (February 28, 1893 – April 18, 1964) was an American screenwriter, director, producer, playwright, journalist, and novelist. A journalist in his youth, he went on to write 35 books and some of the most entertaining screenplays and plays in America. He received screen credits, alone or in collaboration, for the stories or screenplays of some seventy films. The Playbill has been autographed on the front cover by Ben Hecht with a fountain pen in black...................BOTH PLAYBILL AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.