President of Merck & Co. (1894-1957) and member of the Merck clan, a German family of industrialists and bankers. Fountain pen signature, "George W. Merck,” at the conclusion of a typed letter from his secretary, 8 x 11, dated November 21, 1952, forwarding the signed letter to Nancy Parish of Ontario. In fine condition, with a small stain to the top edge. Accompanied by the original mailing envelope.
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