Subject: File No. S7-38-04
From: Matt Crouse

January 11, 2005


This is Matt Crouse from Western Investment, LLC. I work for a small investment management firm located in Salt Lake City and donít have the capability to see many live Road Shows. I would like to have the same information access as Institutional Investors who can attend live Road Shows. Thus, I would ask that you not impose overly restrictive reporting requirements on Road Shows over the Internet.

Thank you

Matt Crouse