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Octr. 16th [1846]

Ther 60° Bar 30° 5 Wind S—

In the morning went to the Med College to make
some experiments on the renovation of decayed
Bones with Glue — white glue gives in some
cases a beautiful appearance — and the black
gives great strength —

Did an interesting operation
at the Hospital this morning while the Patient
was under the influence of Dr. Morton's pre-
= paration to prevent pain — the Substance
employed was Sulphuric Ether. —

[Word appears in bottom right corner of page:]     Pain