1939-40: Thurber collaborates with university friend Elliot Nugent regarding the Male Animal, a play about Ohio State.

1939-40: Thurber collaborates with university friend Elliot Nugent regarding the Male Animal, a play about Ohio State.

It becomes a success that is enormous Broadway, with 243 performances into the 1939-40 period.

1942: right now, Thurber has severe attention dilemmas and runs on the Zeiss loupe to be able to continue drawing. The Thurbers briefly move returning to ny.

1944: Thurber’s all around health begins to decrease. He could be critically sick with pneumonia and appendicitis this current year.

1945: James and Helen transfer to « The Great Good Place,  » a 14-room home that is colonial-style western Cornwall, Connecticut. Lire la suite