I AM DAEF
FORGIVE ME FOR BOTHERING
WILL YOU BE KINDLY [or 'KINBLY'?] TO
BUY @ PEN TO
SUPPORT MY FAMILY
$ 1.00 [partially deleted text: 'OR $ 2.00']
GOD BLEES YOU
Notice his spelling of the Texan pronunciation of "deaf" (another variant: "dayef"). And apparently God is bleeing me.
The pen's pretty nice, though. It's got red ink.