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Walt Whitman to Peter Doyle, [8 October 1873]

Am still about the same, pretty feeble, but no worse—no decidedly bad spells the last three days—Consider myself much relieved—do not go out any—expect to be around next week—shall write Friday—



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    This postcard bears the address, "Peter Doyle | M street south, bet 4½ & 6th | Washington, D.C." It is postmarked: "Camden | O(?)| 8 | N.J.; Carrier | 9 | Oct | 8(?)."

    The postmark of this postcard furnishes evidence for the date: October 8 was on Wednesday in 1873.

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