TWAIN-L Archives

Mark Twain Forum


Options: Use Classic View

Use Monospaced Font
Show HTML Part by Default
Show All Mail Headers

Topic: [<< First] [< Prev] [Next >] [Last >>]

Print Reply
"Kevin. Mac Donnell" <[log in to unmask]>
Tue, 2 Dec 2003 15:13:00 -0600
text/plain (54 lines)
He passed away this year and his widow is being assisted in sorting papers.
I'm not at liberty to say more at present.

Mac Donnell Rare Books
9307 Glenlake Drive
Austin TX 78730
[log in to unmask]
Member: ABAA, ILAB
You may browse our books at
----- Original Message -----
From: "Hal Bush" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
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