1 page, 8vo, on Goodman's stationery. "I read the 'Noble Experiment' with great interest, because as you know I was the youngster playing in some of the cafes at that time and remembered quite vividly the mobs and people he was talking about. In retrospect, I had the same feeling that he did about the gangsters during that period. They did have their private wars and as far as I can remember, his point of view was quite correct." Ben Hecht's "The Noble Experiment" was published in Playboy, December 1963." /> [MUSICIANS]. GOODMAN, Benny (1909-1986). Typed letter signed ("Benny Goodman") to A.C. Spectorsky, New York, 10 January 1964. <I>1 page, 8vo, on Goodman's stationery</I>. "I read the 'Noble Experiment' with great interest, because as you know I was the youngster playing in some of the cafes at that time and remembered quite vividly the mobs and people he was talking about. In retrospect, I had the same feeling that he did about the gangsters during that period. They did have their private wars and as far as I can remember, his point of view was quite correct." Ben Hecht's "The Noble Experiment" was published in <I>Playboy</I>, December 1963. | Christie's