Cliff along the Rip Van Winkle Trail. Catskill Mts.
N.Y. Down this road one motors
from Twilight Park to Catskill Village on the Hudson—and
train for N.Y. A glorious ride.
Inn New Canaan, Conn.
Here is where I lodge.
Inn. New Canaan, Conn.
And here, next door, I take
Street, looking North. New Canaan, Conn.
The Melba and Ardsley Inn
are at the right.
of Silver Mine River. New Canaan, Conn.
This stream runs through a
magical valley—see the poems of B.C. for many references
Wampanaw. New Canaan. Conn.
I look out over this little
pond as I write, at "Sunshine House".2
"six postcards" to which Carman refers
in Letter 11 are contained in an envelope addressed
to "Miss Margaret Lawrence / Hambourg Conservatory,
/ 194 Wellesley Street / Toronto / Ontario"
and postmarked "New Canaan / Sep 28 / 1927
/ Conn." The titles and inscriptions on the
postcards are given above. [back]
Letter 1 n.1. [back]