Re: "Except for Thee and Me"

Matthew D. Zirkle (
Mon, 7 Aug 2000 11:44:28 -0700 (PDT)

Are you thinking of the 1956 film "Friendly Persuasion" directed by
William Wyler and starring Gary Cooper. The film was based on a novel
by Jessamyn West about a Quaker family. Jessamyn West also wrote a book
"Except for me and thee: a companion to The friendly persuasion."

On Mon, 7 Aug 2000 sgilliam@GUILFORD.EDU wrote:

> Has anyone ever seen a source for this movie,
> possibly made for TV....about Quakerism?
> I've tried typing the name in an internet search engine, and looked
> in the Video Source Book as well as the old
> Film and Video Locator.

Matthew D. Zirkle
Adult Services Librarian
Waterford Township Public Library
(248) 618-7679