Annie L. Muir


Emma [Muir]


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[in margin: From aunts about Grandmother Muir illness]Portage, Wis. June 18. 96Dear Emma.I write to you hoping that the Doctor is on his way to Portage by this time, as I have just sent him a telegram with the advance that his money matters will be taken care of as Mother's case is most critical and we want him here at any cost; as he might save her to us a few years when no one else can. Sometimes she seems a little better and, in a few hours all looks discouraging.She ask for "Dan" repeatedly, "Has he come yet" she repeats.


Portage, Wisc.

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