J. Horace McFarland


William F. Bade


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Vice-Presidents: GEORGE B. LBICHTON, Monadnock, N. H.ROBERT WATCHORN. New YorkL. E. HOLDEN. ClerelandFIELDING J. STILSON. Los AngelesBETTER AND MORE BEAUTIFUL AMERICADepartment Vice-PresidentsJ. HORACE MCFARLAND, President, Harrisburg, Pa.CLINTON ROGERS WOODRUFF. First Vice-President and Secretary, PhiladelphiaWILLIAM B. HOWLAND. Treasurer, New YorkROBERT C. OGDEN, Chairman Advisory-Committee, New YorkVice-Presidents: GEORGE B. LEIGHTON. Monadnock, N. H.ROBERT WATCHORN, New YorkL. E. HOLDEN, Cleveland.FIELDING J. STILSON, Los AngelesAmerican Cibic Association FOR A BETTER AND MORE BEAUTIFUL AMERICADepartment Vice-PresidentsArts and Crafts MRS. M. F. Johnston. Richmond, Ind.Children's Gardens. MISS MARY MARSHALL BUTLER, Yonkers N.YCity Making FREDERICK L. FORD. Hartford, Conn.Factory Betterment GEORGE OTIS DRAPER. Hopedale. MassLibraries MISS MARY E. AHERN, ChicagoOutdoor Art WARREN H. MANNING. BostonParks and Reservations HENRY A. BARKER. ProvidencePress R. B. Watrous. MilwaukeeDepartment Vice-PresidentsPublic Nuisances HARLAN F. KELSEY, Salem. MassPublic Recreation Mrs. GEORGE F. FRENCH. Portland, Me.Railroad Improvements MRS.A. E.MCCREA, ChicagoRural Improvements D.WARD KING, Maltland, MoSchool Extension O.J.KERNSocial Settlement GRAHAM ROMEYN TAYLOR, ChicagoWomen's League MRS. AGNES MCGIFFERT POUND. Ashtabula, OOFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT .HARRISBURG, PA.July l, 1008[illegible]I have yours of June 29, and reply at once. I will be in [illegible] as I now expect, on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, July [illegible] and 11. Not later than Wednesday of the following week I expect to leave for my summer home at Eagles More, and it is now probable that I will have to spend Monday, the 13th, if not Tuesday, the 14th, to New York I will make every effort to be home on the 14th, and it would be a great pleasure to see you at any time.I think a concerted effort to upset the San Francisco Hetch-Hetchy ignominy will at least call national attention to the wrong, and since I wrote you before, much progress has been made toward securing a union Of forces among various associations which could be expected to do something in this respect.Yours truly,JHM/JMW - ACA [ILLEGIBLE]To Dr. William F. Bade, Presidentc/o Rev. F. W. Stengel,70 Church St.,Bethlehem, Pa.P. S. I am duplicating this letter to Salem.03560


Harrisburg, Pa.

Date Original

1908 Jul 1


Original letter dimensions: 27.5 x 21.5 cm.

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