July 8, 1881.
8.00 P. M.
The President’s condition continues favorable. He has passed a very comfortable afternoon, and has taken more nutriment than on previous days. Pulse, 108, temperature 101.3°; respiration, 24.
D. W. BLISS,
J. K. BARNES,
J. J. WOODWARD,
The condition continues so favorable there will be no further bulletin until to-morrow morning.
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.