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Sam Is Just a Sham With Earring and Beard

Loraine Alterman, Detroit Free Press, 10 June 1966

YOU SEE a guy with a thick beard, long curly hair, a gold earring on his right ear, and a poet-sleeved bandanna print shirt and right away figure him to be some kind of a super-charged nut.

Total word count of piece: 522


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