Edith Simonds


John Muir


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[8]good sake I hope he may pass [muster?] should you care to at least try him - and the advantage to him and his mother would be beyond expression. He make no success in the commercial field, being no salesman and hating office work, so may [we?] have hopes!Thanking you again for the lovely visit of Thursday and with kindest greetings from the Simonds and the little [flower?]-[lover?] believe me to be,Most gratefully yours,Edith SimondsWednesday [illegible].04371


Berkeley [Calif.]

Date Original

[ca. 1909]


Original letter dimensions: 13 x 20 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 18, Image 1053

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Page 6


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