an immense glacier. At one time it extend
=ed entirely across the Delta valley and pushed
its morainal debris a hundred feet or more
high on the opposite slope. But the river
& changing climate have gained the advantage
though the river is greatly choked with rocks
& glacial gravels. It is the most remarkable
feature of the Delta river, and so far it has
no name. Reached "Nigger Bill" Road
House at 5 oclock - 30 miles today.
"Nigger Bill" Roadhouse is the worst
on the road. It is a good warm house
& I slept well - but dirt & laziness
riots. I had intended to remain over
there to go after a mountain sheep - but
from the Fairbanks paper which "Senator"