EDITOR’S NOTE: The following story was forwarded to the Dispatch Record by Jimmy Hammett for publication. It is a commentary the late Bob Easton wrote in the mid-1970s after a return visit to Lampasas. Easton died at his Santa Barbara, California home on Nov. 14, 1999.

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