April 15, 1775

1775 April 15 (Saturday).  A Letter from Mr. Forbes (by Ripley, who is come to us from Boston and Cambridge) that on the 13th the Remainder of the Cancer in my Daughters Breast came out in a Body, near of the Bigness and Shape of a Sheeps Kidney — the Breast in an healing way.  All Praise and Thanks to the glorious God our Healer!  Ripley tarrys with us.