Helen Muir


[Wanda Muir Eanna]


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and Ha[rr?]y were going east and that I could say "Hello and Good bye as they went thro' here. I rode up to Barstow and had a fine visit with them - No. 8 stopped there an hour. Say - isnt Ha[rr?]y beautiful to look at? They both jumpped off the Pullman to meet me and then while Cousin Jim went to have some lunch put up Harry took me into the car to visit. The Porter got business-like right away and asked if we wanted a section, but Harry "squelched" him promptly. They had brought me wonderful chocolates and flowers - isnt it "nice" to have cousins? The Barstow switch engine grabed our car and I had a free ride - ran us all over the yards. They are to be gone till October. Im surely glad I met them and had such a good visit.I suppose you got an announcement of "Forbesie's" wedding. Now w-w-what do you know about that? And am I supposed to write to both of 'em or who do I congratulate?I bought a grand new mirror and a rocking chair not long ago, and no longer


[Daggett, Calif.]

Date Original

[1908 ?] Jul 12


Original letter dimensions: 17 x 27 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 17, Image 0741

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