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Title: Jerry Was a Man - Novelette

Written: August 1946    Pages: 237



File contains approx. 40 pages of notes and notecards for story. Newspaper article (research) on subject. First draft manuscript, two copies, for “Brother’s Keeper” with some hand-edits throughout. Typewritten manuscript for “The Horse That Wouldn’t Fly”, no edits. Another manuscript copy with extensive hand-edits throughout.  Published story, “Jerry Is a Man”, in Thrilling Wonder Stories.



Thrilling Wonder Stories, October 1947 and collected in Assignment in Eternity (1953)]. Pirated by Shasta and sold to Digit Books in Australia in about 1953 and published under that title with Jerry Is a Man; Other Anthology appearances: Off The Main Sequence: The Other Science Fiction of Robert Heinlein (ed. Andrew Wheeler; introductions by Greg Bear and Michael Cassutt: SFBC, October 2005.


Notes: Alternate titles: The Horse Who Wouldn’t Fly, Brother’s Keeper, Jerry Is a Man.

OPUS 047 - Jerry Was a Man

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