In the process, I did a little historical review on Mr. Lewis and found that he was an interesting, well known person.
|02-09-1909 Fort Worth Star-Telegram|
The Lewis family was socially prominent and as the clip above shows, he sometimes acted as an ambassador for the city when prominent people visited.
|08-08-1909-Fort Worth Star-Telegram|
Later, in 1912 he was involved in the notorious Rev. Frank J. Norris shooting trial as he apparently was one of the first witnesses that accompanied Norris back into the church after the gunfire. Norris was acquitted after a spectacular trial.
|1925 Fort Worth Map <click image to enlarge>|
The practice of placing maps or illustrations on the back of letterhead paper has long ago been abandoned. But they are very valuable in producing unique history when they turn up.