ROMULO, Carlos P. (1898-1985)
Filipino diplomat, statesman, soldier, journalist and author.
TLS – Typewritten Letter Signed, one page, 1949, as President of the United Nations. Responds to request for his autograph. Accompanied by a small reprint color image.
A reporter at 16, a newspaper editor by the age of 20, and a publisher at 32. He was a co-founder of the Boy Scouts of the Philippines, a general in the US Army and the Philippine Army, university president, President of the UN General Assembly, was eventually named one of the Philippines’ National Artists in Literature, and was the recipient of many other honors and honorary degrees. Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize (1952) and Pulitzer Prize for Correspondence (1942).