Janet [Moores]


John Muir


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[2]in its awareness and all that. I am going to say all the nice things there are for fear I may never have another opportunity. I mainly wish we could have held you longer. so that you might have had a restful all around visit. for we all wanted you. Compliants have come in from [3]Aunt Kate & Aunt Nina & Cousin Bettie Davis "We wanted him ourselves: it was too bad. You see how pleasant it to be great enough to be quarreled over. You must not let so many years go by again without a long visit. We cannot have it.Nothing has given me sweeter pleasure for years & years. Than


[Indianapolis, Ind]

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Original letter dimensions: 16 x 20.5 cm.

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