From the January 1982 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

My Name Is Tramp, and . . .

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Tramp was born a stray and apparently grew up near a tavern where patrons regularly gave him handouts, including beer. He was sick, undernourished, and often drunk.

-- Blake Gumprecht

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