Inscribed in brown ink, on carpet: du Maurier
inscribed, in brown ink, lower margin: Nincompoopians / (Surfeited with excesses of Cultchah," Prigsby and his friends are now going in for extreme simplicity)/ Prigsby - I consider the words of "Little Boy Blue" finer than anything Shelley evah wrote!" Recites them) /Muffington - "Quite so! And Schubert nevah composed anything quite so precious as the Tune!" (Tries to hum it)/ (Chorus: "How supreme!"
inscribed, top margin, in graphite, very worn: [same as lower inscription]
inscribed, upper left margin in graphite: 20 (encircled)
inscribed, left margin,and on bust, in brown ink: ANTINOUS
inscribed, upper right margin, in brown ink: ½ page / Sorry to be so late - I send you cornhill [?] drawing - send tomorrow / (Tuesday) at 1 P.M. for socials / Initials / I write to you for proof of almanac legends, but have not / received them. Please send them.
inscribed, center right margin, in graphite: Punch / ½ Page
inscribed, lower right margin, in brown ink: Dec. 20th 79 / 20 gs.