Maggie [Margaret Muir Reid]
John Muir & Louie [Strentzel Muir]
about an hour before train time Dan remarked that we had better be getting our things in [readyness?] as the huckman was comming early. When Anita came in saying that she saw some one comming very much like Uncle John. The office door bell rang, & Dan said it would not be them as they would not ring at that door Dan went out and I heard him talking to some one & of course thought it was a patient, but in a minute the door oppened . & in walked David G. & John R. They just had time to make a call when we started for home. found the children all well & happy. Annie has not been very well. & looks rather care worn. they are all delighted with their presents & will write bye & bye. the Corals were all right Jessie thinks they
1883 Mar 28
Original letter dimensions: 40.5 x 12.5 cm.
Reel 04, Image 1050
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