A[nna] R. Dickey
[John Muir ?]
Dear Friends, I arrived safely in N.Y last week on a Dutch steamer and awful three weeks trip from S[illegible] Came on special trains for Americans, was ordered out of Paris Sept 6- expected [Germans?] next day - bo[illegible] fell within two blocks of me as I watched the Zeppelin was taken across channel on warship Te[illegible] - stayed five days in London then crossed that awful channel again to Rotterdam & we were stopped by cr[illegible]ers all the way over - Mother & [Donald?] met me - He coming from01695
New [Brunswick?] - spoiled his picture time as [moose?] just arriving & he may go up to New [Foundland?] in October but I shall go to Pasadena within a month - so glad you got home ahead of this fearful catastrophe - Glad Roosevelt is beginning to write of it in N. Y. Times - If [Germans?] win - our turn will come next - The German [illegible] on our boat were fierce. I tried to get clue of the dear whitneys but could not - Mrs [Fowler?] comes next week - we were all separated. Best love to you all -A. R. Dickey.
Original letter dimensions: 8.5 x 13 cm.
Dickey, Anna R., "Letter from A[nna] R. Dickey to [John Muir ?], [ca. 1914 Sep]." (1914). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 6653.
Reel 22, Image 0687
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