Earl N. Hale
Dayton OhioMay 15 - 05Mr. John Muir,Martinez, Cal.My dear Sir:America, the greatest and grandest of all nations, has produced many great and good men. Ranking among the foremost of these men is Mr. John Muir; who by his genuine American pluck and makeup has risen to be America's leading explorer, naturalist and writer.I am sixteen years old and in my sophmore year at High School. I am now starting an autograph collection and the purpose of my letter is to ask you for your autograph as I would not consider my collection complete in the least without yours. Autograph collecting to me is not 03567
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