David [Muir]


Sarah [Muir Galloway]


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[in margin: David on Mothers Death]Martinez Cal June 23/96Dear Sister Sarah & all the othersDaniel's telegram which informed us that dear Mother had left us, reached us at ten last eve, Arthur Coleman happened to be in town late & kindly brought it out to us. I spent most of this forenoon with Maggie. I was afraid that she might worry herself sick, but I was glad to find that she was quiet & resigned & was calm when I left her. Aunt Louie, Wanda & Helen were also with her, showering her with kindness. We realized that likely all of her children06179


martinez, calif.

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