HUGH DOWNS TYPED LETTER SIGNED, "Hugh Downs", two pages, 8.5 x 11, ABC News letterhead, February 1, 1984 (while anchor on 20/20), offering his thoughts on happiness and inspiration that will be included in a book being written by the wife of Durward Kirby. Downs goes into detail about both topics: happiness and inspiration. In fine condition.
Hugh Malcolm Downs is a retired American broadcaster, television host, news anchor, TV producer, author, game show host, and music composer. He is perhaps best known for his roles as co-host of the NBC News program Today from 1962–71, host of the Concentration game show from 1958–69, and anchor of the ABC News magazine 20/20 from 1978–99. He also served as announcer/sidekick for Tonight Starring Jack Paar.