[written above date] Stanton General Hospital Washington D.C.
Another fine day, but still very muddy at work. Set type for Word-master Report. And printed 150 copies, also set up Word
Diet-Report and printed nearly 600 copies, received a very good long letter. From my betrothed also a letter from my friend,
N.J. Jones. At present lying unable to move from a wound in the City of Alexandria Va. Feel very well, but quite tired. No
letter written war news good continual triumph of our great General Sherman. The debating club of this hospital assembled
but after appointing officers fo the next month adjouned the principle chosen to carry on the debate not bring present until