7.00 P. M.
The President has been much relieved by the operation of this morning, and the pus has been discharging satisfactory through the new opening. At noon to-day his pulse was 118; temperature, 99.8°; respiration, 24. At present his pulse is 104; temperature, 99.2°; respiration, 23.
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.