Mark Twain in the West: An Exhibition
San Francisco Correspondent

Clemens’s First Trip to San Francisco

Clemens and his friend Clement T. Rice (The Unreliable) get a sendoff in the columns of the Enterprise. Here are the original and a partial type facsimile based on the original.

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