Clipped From The Courier-Journal
"We kept them all summer and guarded them against Mr. Laswell. He wanted to kill them for ruining his house. Wc finally sold them to a showman for $10 each, upon his promise to be good to them. "If Ed Laswell or a boy named Bud Carlisle are still living, they can verify this story. I would like for them to write me at 1384 Fontaine Road, Lexington, Ky." Friends, if any of you know Ed Laswell and Bud Carlisle, please show them this valued communication from their boyhood boyhood playmate at West Point.