From the Richmond Dispatch, 8/19/1900, p. 15, c. 2
IN THE SICK-ROOM.
Miss Van Lew Weaker – Mr. Evan Snead Overcome – Mrs. Palmer Better.
The weather has told seriously on Miss Van Lew during the past week, and her physician, Dr. Marcy, notes a diminution of the remarkable vitality which his patient has exhibited until within the past few days.
Dr. Hunter McGuire was reported last night as better, having passed a very good day.
[remainder of cases not transcribed – MDG]