[William E.] Colby
[First draft of letter, in note-book]Martinez, Jan, 28, '05,Mr, Andrew McLenman,Newhall,Dowanhill Gardens,Glasgow, Scotland.Dear Mr. McLennan.A guid bag of plum pudding, or I suppose what in Scotland would bo oalled an English haggis, came safely and was greatly enjoyed by all the familyi?) Like the short-bread of last year it brought back our pleasant journeys together in China and Japan with wonderful clearness.I have little faith in the promise of the professor about your degree, and so 1 think I had better oonfer one upon you myself. Here it is - E.F.F., Ever Faithful Friend.With hearty wishes for a happy New Year,Faithfully yours,[John Muir]
circa 05 Jan 28
Original letter dimensions: 21 x 17 cm.
Reel 15, Image 0141
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