By C. Sonnichsen,William Morrison

In 1949 a adolescence good friend of Billy the child claimed Billy used to be nonetheless residing and led investigators to a guy in Texas referred to as William H. “Brushy invoice” Roberts. After intially denying it, Brushy ultimately agreed to admit his id at the the investigator could support him receive a pardon so he may perhaps die a unfastened guy. Over the process a number of months Mr. Roberts supplied many awesome proofs that he was once the child of legend, together with actual facts and firsthand wisdom of many imprecise points of the Kid’s lifestyles. furthermore, the investigator assisted Roberts with discovering residing friends of Billy the child who signed sworn affidavits declaring Roberts was once the fellow they knew.

Now after greater than 50 years Brushy’s unique tale is out there for the 1st time ever in paperback.

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