"A LITTLE JOURNEY" [short story]. TYPED MANUSCRIPT, SIGNED (TMsS). 12 leaves, ribbon copy. Not dated, but circa 1951. The setting copy with edits throughout (most likely by editor H. L. Gold). A charming and thought-provoking story about a group of elderly ladies living in an old age facility on Mars moving closer to God. The story was first published in GALAXY, August 1951. Its first book appearance was in GALAXY READER OF SCIENCE FICTION, edited by H. L. Gold (1952). Paper clip marks to recto of first leaf and verso of last leaf, all leaves hole-punched at upper left margin, tiny ragged holes to top right of each leaf, probably where spiked for typesetting, overall good to very good. (#160987).