[Joanna Muir Brown]


[John Muir]


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[4]I cannot remember but she put her whole trust in Christ, and scripture flowed from her lips all the time". - - - -I fear poor Annie felt very lonely so far from all her kindred and it gives me a terrible heartache that some of us could not have been with her through all her sickness to soothe and comfort and minister to her. and I am sure we are all inexpressibly thankful that Dan, the one who could do the most, was not too lateI am glad of[1]Port Norfolk VaFeb 1st 1903Dear Brother John:-Yours of Jan. 16th came safely and should have answered it a few days earlier, for, although you will, doubtless have had a letter from Dan or Mary, or both ere this/ with reference to dear Annie's death yet I want to tell you all I know of her last days - I told Maggie about the letter which I rec'd from Mrs Edwards a few days before, the message came, and which I forwarded 03157[in margin: Do not forget to return Marys letter]


Port Norfolk, Va.

Date Original

1903 Feb 1


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 28 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 13, Image 0158

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