Martinez, May 15, 1908.
Never mind, dear Colby the present flourishing triumph of the wealthy wicked. The Phelans Pinchots & their hirelings will not thrive forever & foundational righteousness will win at last.
Your Collier's letter is all right. The Valley is safe for many years at least. So much we have won by our hard battle, & the poor dollar sinners will have a thorny time of it ere complete destruction of Hetch Hetchy is made sure There own destructive plans will be the first to fail [in margin: at least so we will hope & work & pray
Ever yrs John Muir]
1908 May 15
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Muir, John, "Letter from John Muir to [William] Colby, 1908 May 15." (1908). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 5417.
Reel 17, Image 0565
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