Publication of her first novel, "Three Lives," by The Grafton Press, New York City, New York. Stein had been turned down by several publishers, and arranged with Grafton to publish the book at her own expense, at the then astronomical cost of $660 for the first 500 copies.
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Money is always there but the pockets change; it is not in the same pockets after a change, and that is all there is to say about money.
She sarcastically advocated awarding the Nobel Peace Prize to 'Adolf Hitler': "...because he is removing all the elements of contest and of struggle from Germany. By driving out the Jews and the democratic and Left element, he is driving out everything that conduces to activity. That means peace..." (New York Times Magazine, May 6, 1934).
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