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Primary Creator: Jones, Gloria (1928-2006)
Extent: 12.8 Cubic Feet
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Box 18 contains clippings (some original, some photocopies) from newspapers and magazines of articles mostly from the 1970s through the 1990s related to James Jones and his works, as well as articles written by and about his literary friends and family. Of note is a copy of the New York Times Best Sellers list from April 1978 that places The Whistle in fifth.
The remainder of Box 18 and Boxes 19 and 20 contain folders from news clipping services. These clippings reflect Jones as a writer, as well as the reception of his works.
Arrangement: The first section of Box 18 is arranged chronologically:
Folder 30: 1961-1984
Folder 31: 1984-1986
Folder 32: 1989-1997, undated
The remainder of Box 18 and Boxes 19 and 20 are arranged alphabetically by work reviewed, then chronologically.