R[obert] U[nderwood] Johnson
[in margin: Please return to R.U.J.28Special][newspaper clipping] CAMINETTI WILL NOT RUN.Another Man to Be Named for Congress From the Second district.SACREMENTO, September 3.-A. Caminetti, who was recently nominated in San Francisco for Congressman from the Second district, has notified ex-Senator A.F. Jones of Butte county. chairman of the district Convention, that he will not take the nomination under any circumstances.The chairman will call the convention together soon, this time in the Assembly chamber in Sacramento. The probable nominee of the convention will be Marion Devries of San Joaquin county.Martinez, Cal. Sep. 14 / 94My dear Mr. Johnson,Had I received notice of Mr. Drakes Alaska trip a few days earlier I would have joined him at Tacoma. For I was aching for a drink of icy air. But I chanced to have an engagement that I could not well escape from.Be sure to get Burroughs veins well filled with California to insure his coming with the two Century boys next summerBancroft Library
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