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Refers to [John H.] Johnston [of New York], who has not contacted him regarding the Twilight [Club, New York] Dinner [in honour of Whitman]; and urges Johnston to come and stay with them for 5 weeks instead of the proposed 3, commenting on the "treasures" of which he will partake if he comes [probably Whitman's papers]; refers to the hot summer weather and the absence of Anne.

Dated at: Philadelphia [Pennsylvania, USA].