John Muir



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'Yes,' said Mr. Muir yesterday, 'I am going on a little trip through the Yosemite region with the President. He wrote me asking that I should see him through the country, and of course I said I would go. It is only a little trip. You can't see very much of the Sierras[sic] in four days, and you know that's all the President could spare.' Thus Muir, perhaps unwittingly, divulges the secret plan, including the itinerary, of this mountain excursion; however, the news never reached the officials in the Valley, who were preparing an elaborate celebration for the President.


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Will Be Lost In Grand Yosemite. John Muir Will Explain to President the Wondrous Beauties of the Valley and Hide Him From the World. To Remain Four Days Away From Receptions.

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