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Billy sat down on the bed, and while Saxon held the lamp, Bud and the strangers proceeded to cut coat, shirt, and undershirt from him.
"He wouldn't go to the receivin' hospital," Bud said to Saxon.
"We caught one there, Billy an' me," Bud interpolated.
"Broke both his arms with the crowbar," Bud supplemented.
"An' when I come to, here was Bud an' Anson an' Jackson dousin' me at a water trough.
Bud Strothers held up his fist and indicated freshly abraded skin.
King Bud of Noland and his dainty fair-haired sister, the Princess Fluff, were friends of Zixi, as their kingdoms were adjoining, so they had traveled together from their far-off domains to do honor to Ozma of Oz on the occasion of her birthday.
Dorothy and Polly loved the Princess Fluff the moment they saw her, and little King Bud was so frank and boyish that Button-Bright accepted him as a chum at once and did not want him to go away.
She was gathering the buds called "lords and ladies" from the bank while he spoke.
To them the coming examinations were constantly very important indeed--far more important than chestnut buds or Maytime hazes.
They brought him things to look at--buds which were opening, buds which were tight closed, bits of twig whose leaves were just showing green, the feather of a woodpecker which had dropped on the grass, the empty shell of some bird early hatched.
If elected to the county board, Lowry said he would step down as Red Bud mayor.