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left side of diary [[preprinted]] WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4, 1865. [[/preprinted]]

the ongoing cold + unpleasant no wood to be had around the Hospital + and we had no fire so a cold + a Disagreeable Room we had of it after it was scrubbed out, which the nurses were obliged to do obey orders if the sick + wounded died from the effects of it. 

right side of diary [[preprinted]] THURSDAY, JANUARY 5, 1865. [[/preprinted]]

The morning tolerable cool though pleasant. Nothing going on around the Hospital of interest - my wounds getting along tolerable well. Health good
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