It was for some stock in an oil well, and was made out to 'bearer.'
Look at oil well for Mr. Hodges, and see if there is any there.
Did you say you didn't know where that oil well was, Mr. Hartley?
The typical Pennsylvanian oil well is said to last about seven years.
The forty-foot tower is built much like an oil well derrick.
"This is a letter from an oil well promoter," ...