E. W. Pelton
Prairie du Chin Mar 22/63 3 - 30 PM Friend John There is no very partic- -ular change in Mrs Peltons case I think on the whole she has been more comfortable since my return from Madison than [illegible] you stay [illegible] But at times she is very bad, and seems to suffer greatly Her life is gradually ebling out [illegible]ful that I must surely soon past with her - that there is no [illegible] for her in this world She appeared much interested in the [illegible] wanted [me?] to bring them in and pick out the [illegible] ones Which I did, and file a salt sack with them, and put them away for her. As yet she has eaten but a few [meals?], and I fear she will eat very few more. She is having an uncomfortable afternoon, though getting a
Prairie du Chien [Wisc.]
1863 Mar 22
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