Typewritten Letter, Signed (TLS). 1 page, dated 30 November 1950. To Forrest J. Ackerman. A letter written to his American literary agent regarding acquiring rights to literary property held by Standard Publications. Festus Pragnell (Frank William Pragnell, 1905-1977) was a British policeman and author of pulp fiction active mostly in the 1930s and 1940s. See Clute and Nicholls (eds), The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (1993), p. 955. Old mailing folds, else fine. Pragnell letters are uncommon. (#165372).