[R. B.] Marshall
Martinez, Cal. Mar. 13, 1908Dear Mr Marshall:Ive been laid up with the Grippe most all winter - the 3d attack nearly made an end of me While my daughter Helen had a 4th attack of pneumoni[illegible] & I had to take her to the Mohave desert, near Daggett, where she is getting better. No end of trouble these last years, but I must not complain after so long & free a life.Do you ever hear anything on the Hetch Hetchy?With love to your charming family I amfaithfully yours John Muir
1908 Mar 13
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