Friendship is the medicine of life
This Oliver Four Bank is a cherished part of my collection*.
The note explains a little bit more of the story... and my sorry excuse for not blogging.
Incidentally, in the intervening time between posts I completely forgot how to use my scanner and had to relearn. It seems you can teach an old dog new tricks after all, even if you have re-teach him after a few months.
*I'm sorry that it isn't the clearest photo.