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#2867: Willa Cather to Louise Guerber, May 25 [1926]

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I'm so glad you're not in Denver4. It was hot, noisy, horrid. I stayed there only a few hours and spent those in bed at the Brown5. I stopped off in Red Cloud6 for two days on my way and had a lovely visit with my parents7. From here2 we8 go on to Gallup9 and the Painted Desert10, and then off for a FRED HARVEY EL ORTIZ LAMY NEW MEXICO hard horseback trip through Canyon de Chelley11. (See Guide Books) It's about the so best of all and motors haven't got there yet, thank God! June 15 the twins12 and their elders13 join me in Santa Fé14. I cannot write with hotel pens, so goodbye.

With love to you W. S. C.

Mother asked all about you and sent her love.

EL ORTIZ LAMY, NEW MEXICO2 FRED HARVEY Miss Louise Guerber1 Metropolitan Museum of Art Fifth Ave. & 81st Street New York N. Y.3 LAMY N. M.2 MAY 24 1926 A. M.