[written above date] Stanton General Hospital Washington D.C.
A fine day but rather chilly War news good. Race up the Rappahannock to Fredericksburgh capturing several tons of [illegible]
and destroying as much rebel property. also good news from Gen. Sheridan. Printing Envelopes from Dr. Channing and some paper
for the Surg. in charge. no news from my loved ones or from friends.- Wroteletter to N.F. Jones Alexandria Va. and to J. Ranson
Bishop. In the Evening received letter from (3) Mrs. E. Grey of Rocheste. Feel very well but one win for my best friends [illegible].