8.30 A. M.
The President has rested well during the night, is doing admirably this morning, and takes his food with relish. Pulse, 90; temperature 98.5°; respiration, 18.
D. W. BLISS,
J. K. BARNES,
J. J. WOODWARD,
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.