Cha[rle]s F. Lummis


John Muir


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"I always read it, for I am heartily in sympathy with so many of the things for which it works."-PRESIDENT ROOSERELT.FORMERLY "THE LAND OF SUNSHINE"THE NATION BACK OF US, THE WORLD IN FRONTOUT WESTA MAGAZINE OFTHE OLD PACIFIC AND THE NEWA magazine wholly unlike any other published anywhere. . . . The best there is in periodical literature on the Pacific Coast. . . Ability and individuality powerful enough and original enough to give distinction to any periodical. ... A voice listened to with respect and interest in all parts of the country." -The Dial."Its lively independence and its genuine learning. ... A steady evenness of worth and interest." -The Nation.Editor's OfficeLos Angeles. Cal. Sept. 6th....... 190.....5EDITED BY CHAS. F. LUMMISDear Old Muir:Your letter takes a great load off our hearts. It is good to know that you are in good health and that dear little Helen is getting competent to ride 30 miles at a lick. That is splendid. I hope the child will get as strong as they make. Wanda must have needed the rest too, robuit as she is.I hope you will soon be able to get at hard work, the blessedest invention of God for the sore heart.Some of these days I hope to be in shape so that we can go together up and down my Wonderland. I would give a great deal to see you and the girls confronted with Acoma for the first03436


Los Angeles

Date Original

1905-09-06 00:00


Original letter dimensions: 21 x 14 cm.

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Reel 15, Image 0751

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