Katharine Bennett Gorrill
pleased with your thought of me that he telephoned to me as soon as he reached the office. The same afternoon we went off on a trip for two days and had such fun planning what we should buy. - First of all we are to get your books and maybe when you come toDear Mr MuirI'm sure I don't know how to tell you how much pleasure I have already had and am going to have in the more than generous gift you sent me through Will. He was so04922
see me you will write in that. Then we are to buy a rug for the new home. This will help to give you a feeling of "at home" here and we hope that you will come and enjoy it with us. We have a spare room and you will always be welcome.Please remember me to Helen. I trust she is improving every day.Will and I both send our heartiest thanks to you and more appreciation of your wanting to give us something than I can express.Ever sincerelyKatharine Bennett Gorrill
Original letter dimensions: 13.5 x 21 cm.
Gorrill, Katharine Bennett, "Letter from Katharine Bennett Gorrill to John Muir, [ca. 1910]." (1910). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 5215.
Reel 19, Image 1040
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