Harry & Mary Lafler

Harry Anderson Lafler (1873-1935) was known as the original bohemian.  Harry and his wife, Mary, were Muriel & Bob’s landlords and friends when they lived on Telegraph Hill in San Francisco.  They also visited Muriel & Bob in Paris.  Very wealthy, Harry was a noted writer, poet and assistant editor of the Argonaut newspaper, but is best remembered for his numerous love affairs that often created scandals.  Harry, and his good friend, George Sterling, were among the first to settle in the Carmel, California area