March 2nd Arrived in Tacoma tonight - went to the "Donnelly Hotel". Telegraphed ahead for mail but none here. Also teleg =raphed ahead from Livingston, Mont. & had Mr & Mrs Lake France & the babies meet me at Spokane - also telegraphed to Charles Sweeney - but he was not there Left pck. of copper specimens with Lake to be delivered to him & will write him. -3rd- Mail. Four letters from Debbie - she is in good spirits & no worse in health. Darrell has gone to his ship - the U.S. cruiser "Tacoma" at Mare Island, S. F. Wrote long letter to Debbie. Saw Fred. Crouch. D. O. Smith took lunch with me.