In pencil at bottom of sheet "Said Mabel "Be it understood/ I'm fond of waling in the wood!/ But when the trees are making faces,?/ I think there might be nicer places." "Drawing by O. Herford except faces/ Verse by M. Howells."
Mildred Howells, Boston, MA; gift to MFA, December 14, 1950.
Gift of Miss Mildred Howells