Mary [Muir Hand]


[John Muir]


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[2]few months, almost too busy for any letter writing but pardon my not writing to you John. My Wisconsin trip will ever be remembered as a blessing.They write me that Anne is remarkably well. Has gained very rapidly of late. Sarah is much improved too.We are all in normal health_ The children are happy in the anticipation of[3]Christmas merriment_ _ We send you all. Christmas greetings and wish you a happy "New Year"I wish I was acquainted in your family, have often wished that, and wonder if I will ever have that happiness _ [Jennie?] informed me that Louie was very sick when she was in California. I hope she is well


Kearney , Neb

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Original letter dimensions: 18 x 22.5 cm.

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