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C. A. Earle Rinker letter to his family, September 10, 1907

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M.J. MONNETTE, PRESIDENT R.J. SHOEMAKER, SECRETARY THOS. H. CONDON, VICE-PRESIDENT LINCOLN DAVIS, TREASURER MOHAWK LEDGE MINING COMPANY GOLDFIELD, NEVADA Sept 10, 07 Dear Folks, Just rec'd second #9 dated 4th. Suppose the kids are located in town now. I believe you are getting better the way you are humping around. Well I don't like to see you and dady have to work so hard but I would a whole lot rather know you were working that to know you were bad sick. I remember when John Parker voted the last election. I was on the Board you know. He said it would be his last vote for President. Say I wish you would send me the sheet of paper I sent to you on the 30th with lead pencil marks. I would have to see it to tell you. Probably I got a paper in there that I didnt intend to send. Sunday morning Hurry Jeff and myself rolled out earley and went out to the mines. They boys had never been down in a mine yet. last Winter I tool them down in a shaft but never left sight of the top of the shaft. We went down in the Mowhawk Ledge and



C. A. Earle Rinker letter to his family, September 10, 1907
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Letter to his parents. He told his parents about a tour of the mines that he gave where his friends we scared, goes into detail on the length and physical appearance of the mine. He also wrote about dinner at the new French café he went to in the Red Light District.
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