L. Barbezat


John Muir


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[3]know that France & England the victors; and we hope for [the?] so far are very unreliable; we hear from Germany has a pack of lies up to the it a huge and dreadful is pending in Belgium, gets the [illegible] should practically but we have yet many su[illegible] [illegible] factories, business, all a standstill or closed, and many factory hands especially feeling the pangs of hunger, we are able to re[illegible] and the state has forbidden [illegible] of the prices of foodstuff speculators to benefit by [illegible] circumstances, so we every one will have enough keep the wolf out of the door better times and things are


Les Batards, Swit.

Date Original

1914 Aug 15


Original letter dimensions: 17 x 24.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 22, Image 0573

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