President Garfield’s Condition: July 20, 1881, 7:00 PM
7.00 P. M.
The President has passed an excellent day. At 1 P. M. his pulse was 88; temperature 98.4°; respiration, 18. At the present time his pulse is 98; temperature, 99.6°; respiration, 19.
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.