Dear Editor:

I hate to deprive my friends of the chance to pull my leg – but I’m not the William Woodward cited in “From the Bench” in last week’s Bulletin, and fined for transporting a game carcass without a tag. However, those friends may take comfort in a bit of Woodward family history. “Wardens of the Woods,” from which the name derives, were often punished for killing the king’s deer, which they were employed to protect.

William V. Woodward


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