What’s in a Name?

Samuel Goldwyn had invited writer Louis Bromfield to Hollywood. After two months, however, Bromfield had still been given nothing to do. Exasperated, he finally complained to Goldwyn. “Be patient,” said Sam, “take your time.”

“But why did you hire me?” asked Bromfield.

“For your name, Mr. Bronstein, for your name.”

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