Happy birthday to musician Michael Stipe, best known as the lead singer of the alternative rock band R.E.M. Our Collector's Treasure of the Day is this typed letter on R.E.M./Athens, Ltd. letterhead, Sept. 17, 1991 to Warner-Chappell Music Vice President / Genral Manager Jay Morgenstern hand-signed by singer Michael Stipe, guitarist Peter Buck, bassist Mike Mills, and drummer Bill Berry, as well as by counselor Bertis E. Downs and manager W. Jefferson Holt. Letter from the band thanks Jay for contributing to a fundraiser for Senator Wyche Fowler of Georgia, whom they supported. 8.5 x 11 inches. Fine condition. Authenticity is guaranteed for life by Collector's Shangri-La.