prominent features of Raleigh
Hotel life these long days -
French says he is running a news
=paper in Arizona, & that he is lobby
=ing against the administration State
hood bill - against the bill creating
one state out of Arizona & New Mexico
- which Senator Foraker has
succeeded in killing - so far.
How French & Van Hook et. al. live
- & what for, I cant find out.
Recd. nice letter from Judge
Day - New York - tonight - He
says that he is just writing to
Senator Knox, - and that if there
is anything specific he can do
he will come - but that he
wants to be here when it will be
most effective, &c.
Telegraphed to Clum, asking
him to come over & help me get
Frances S. Ettinger, place on her
civil service papers &c.