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Now, you thought we might...
I want to talk about William Saroyan if I haven't
I'll stop you if you have.
How we met him through the fact that we published
Story Magazine. Did I tell you about Story Magazine
bringing people over from Majorca?
Refresh my mind. Maybe you did. Maybe you didn't.
Maybe I read about it.
They published a magazine. Whit Burnett and his
wife had been on the Paris Herald for a long time and then
they went to Majorca and started Story Magazine. They had
to stop publishing it there because they had no “w's.”
Their printer didn't have a “w” in his shop! So, Donald
Klopfer and myself, with Harry Scherman of the Book-of-the-
Month Club, financed their move to New York.
Book-of-the-Month too--how did that get involved? Did
you call them up?
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