President Garfield’s Condition: July 3, 1881, 2:00 PM
2 P. M.
The President has slept a good deal since last bulletin, though occasionally suffering from pain in both feet and ankles.
Pulse, 104; respiration, 18; temperature nearly normal. Whilst the President is by no means out of danger, yet his symptoms continue favorable.
D. W. BLISS.
This post is one of a series reenacting the official bulletins released to the public by the physicians to President Garfield during his illness after the shooting on July 2, 1881.