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years I carried to the Museum in Albany, specimens -  By 2nd man[??] I have a girl- now studying in New York - I have [[?]] the material together for a book.  [[?]] it should be [[?]] and a royalty also to her - For I have [[?]] many all my life.  Some two years ago I saw an Editor of [[?]] [[?]] New York [[?]] the foundation of that [[?]] book - giving it to [[?]] - It was returned unread evidently for the [[?]] was not half [[?]]
In that [[?]] book, you would find a Chain - of which your axehead is a link - fitting exactly.
It was [[?]] my request to the State Geologist - that Arthur @ Parker came here [[crossed out]] 1921 - making my home his [[?]] leading to the discovery of [[?]] - I have never read antyhing - on the [[?]] and in American
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