[text above date] Stanton General Hospital [end text above date] A beautiful day and even took a walk to find a fair about
11 o'clock in the Evening. War news of no account. President Lincoln and [inelligible] returned from Fortress Manor to day
with a hopeful countenance. Received a letter from (1) [Cousin] David Thatcher but no news from my loved one. wrote a letter
this evening for Judith. feel very well. Saturday - Thank God and sing; Tribute to his treasury bring; Be prepared for [inelligible]
king; Thus your hopes on Jesus cast; Thus let all you your weeks be [passed?]; And you shall be saved at last.