write to me & you see I don't hesitate to remind you of it! Early this morning I was re-reading one or two of your Amazon South America letters & they made me wild with desire to hear moreJuly 7th[in margin: Soon. The Rochester address always [illegible] me -Love to youfrom Betty.]809Rochester NYDear Mr Muir,I wonder if you've forgotten to keep the promise you made the day you left New York? The promise was to05220
of your trip--including the Africa experiences. Our short glimpses in New York were so unsatisfactory. another [illegible] proof that I dislike the social civilization of a big town! If you were only to go into the Adirondacks with me this week wouldn't I be happy.In August Mother & I go up to Canada again & Will stays in hot Baltimore as usual. The Harrimans go out to one of the western ranches the end of July.All is well [illegible][illegible] & with us. Hopefully the same may be said of you & yours. Do let me hear from
Rochester, N. Y.
Original letter dimensions: 13.5 x 22.5 cm.
Averell, Betty, "Letter from Betty Averell to John Muir, [1912 ?] Jul 7." (1912). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 6302.
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