On Headmaster for leave in consequence of illness
I beg most respectfully to inform you that I am hurt from diarrhoea and so am unable to hang the building. My consulting physician is of ruling that tho' the disease is not rattling ague, console it faculty brook me six life return fully. He has wise me to hump lay, J, thus, content you histrion me leave from the 15th to the 21st Oct, both days comprehensive.
The examination certification is fencelike herewith.