It becomes a success that is enormous Broadway, with 243 shows into the 1939-40 period.
1942: at this point, Thurber has eye that is serious and works on the Zeiss loupe so that you can continue drawing. The Thurbers briefly move returning to nyc.
1944: Thurber’s general health starts to decline. He’s critically sick with pneumonia and appendicitis in 2010.
1945: James and Helen transfer to “The Great Good Place, ” a 14-room Colonial-style house in western Cornwall, Connecticut. Continue reading