David [Gilrye Muir]
if I have the time & enterprize when I get back I'll look for Sir Joseph Hooker James Bryce M.P. who drafted the famous Home Rule Bill & a few others of less note. But all my tastes & studies lie elsewhere. I had a glorious & instructive trip to Norway & by the way made many friends by [my?] -- I dont know whatDont work too hard Dave but keep wide awake & see whether you cant make as keen & smart a farmer as me. I see nothing to prevent your making a grand success of this California fruit business, but dont make the mistake of trying to kill yourself with hard work. Go over to the other house very other day at least 01710
1893 Aug 8
Original letter dimensions: 18 x 23 cm.
Reel 07, Image 1252
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