[John Muir]


Louie [Strentzel Muir]


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5& extraordinary such as brandy, paregoric, painkillers, & Doctor somebody or other's Golden Vegetable wonder they were both wonderfully relieved, & joined us at the cloud camp next day" etc etc etc The dentist is still hovering like an angel or something over me. This writing will be finished tomorrow if all goes well, But punctuation & revision will take some time, & as there is now enough to fill two numbers, I guess it will have to be cut down a little. Guess Ill get home Thursday but will try for Wednesday.Hoping all are wellI go to slumberWith loving wishes for all01366


S[an] F[rancisco]

Date Original

1889 Jul 14


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 06, Image 0187

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Page 5


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