He passed away this year and his widow is being assisted in sorting papers.
I'm not at liberty to say more at present.
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Hal Bush" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Tuesday, December 02, 2003 10:04 AM
Subject: Re: Albert Bigelow Paine
> I am answering this off the top of my head, meaning according to my
> deficient middle-aged memory, since I am at home and the pertinent info is
> at my office. Nevertheless. . .
> Correct me if I am wrong but I think Paine's grandson is still alive in
> Maine and has a massive archive of material there. Last I heard ( a
> of years back) he was still working on a definitive biography of his
> grandfather. Am I wrong to say that his name is Bigelow Cushman? Of
> the folks at Berkeley can correct me on these matters.
> I have often wondered what treasures he might have in his possession.
> Surely it includes some things that remain unarchived. I had
> with him briefly a few years back and know that he does respond to
> Harold K. Bush
> Dept. of English, Saint Louis University
> 314-977-3616 (w); 314-771-6795 (h)
> Quote of the moment:
> "Not a word was spoken, the church bells all were broken."
> --Don McLean