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 Roosevelt.FORMERLY "THE LAND OF SUNSHINE"THE NATION BACK OF US, THE WORLD IN FRONTOUT WESTA MAGAZINE OFTHE OLD PACIFIC AND THE NEWEDITED BY CHAS. F. LUMMISA magazine wholly unlike any other published anywhere. ...The best there is in periodical literature on the Pacific Coast. ...Ability and individually 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 NationEditor's OfficeLos Angeles, Cal. July 10th190 5Dear Muir:We are greatly distressed to learn of the sickness of your wife, and sincerely trust that she may promptly and fully recover. May be a little later you will take her down to share the benefits of the desert treatment; and I hope that this may be as good for her as for Helen. Let us know, now and then, how things come on, for we shall be very anxious.I hope you will be able to use the letters still this season, and that you may all have an outing which will do not only present, but lasting good. If you come back this way be sure to stop over-for after the good time we had03590


Los Angeles

Date Original

1905-07-10 00:00


Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 14 cm.

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Reel 15, Image 0591

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