[Louie Strentzel Muir]
afterward she will come to Pacific Grove and here!Uncle David had a letter from Carrie Owen inclosing a Los Angeles paper clipping which said that John Muir & daughters had been a week visiting at Mr. Lummis' and naturally she felt aggrieved. Her address is 2201 West 8th St. Los Angeles, Aunt Ette wrote her that you were only one day at Lummis' house.The Will Muirs have the kitchen dining room, and our old room upstairs! to think of it!Ette uses the lower east room for her dining room and has a kerosene stove there. No wonder she looked tired after all that moving and shifting about. Uncle David seems pretty well. He gave me some delicious peachesfrom the tree in the yard.How I do wish I could send you all the box of glowing red raspberries that Mrs. Boss brought to day. Write if there is anything I can send to you.I opened Dr. Merriam's letter thinking he might be coming at once. Charlotte H. also writes a pretty note thanking for the cherries that her mother so much enjoyed.Charlotte spend a week in Mendocino Co. and then 10 days in Carmel. She wishes you all a happy and fortunate summer.O my beloved three, if ever loving wishes and earnest prayers can guard and help you, surely you will have a summer and a winter of good fortune.06223
Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 13 cm.
Reel 15, Image 0532
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