President Garfield’s Condition: August 24, 1881, 12:30 PM
12.30 P. M.
The President continues to take liquid food by the mouth, as reported in the last bulletin. His temperature has risen slightly since that time; in other respects, his condition is about the same.
Pulse, 104; temperature, 99.2°; respiration, 17.
D. W. BLISS,
J. K. BARNES,
J. J. WOODWARD,
FRANK H. HAMILTON.
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.