Stanton General Hospital. A very cold day. Feel very well. War news good. President Lincoln returned, the Enemy demanded recognition
which was refused. at work as usual in the office all the forenoon.- Received a letter from Cousin [illegible] with one enclosed
from (9) my Betrothed. a good cheering letter. Redid [illegible] in the Evening wrote two letters, one to my Judith enclosing
note from [illegible]. also wrote my little friend Thomas [illegible] of Rochester.- Services in the Evening in [illegible]
8 by Dr. Channing.