[text above date] Stanton General U.S.A. Hospital [end text above date] A beautiful day feel very well. at work as usual all
day in the office. no news from any source. President Lincoln left this City for Annapolis, from [inelligible] city. Point
transfer with the Rebel [Communions?]. Feel quite anxious about my dear F[riend?] [name inelligible] War news very good
but quite meager. at Work until nearly 12 o'clock p.m. Friday - for the truth be strong; Own your fault, if in the wrong;
Put a bridle on your tongue.