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With a better diet, Clark reports he is feeling better. Men are sent to retrieve the meat of the Elk shot yesterday. Lewis has not returned, and Clark begins to worry. At Tongue Point, high waves prevent him from moving to Youngs Bay.

From the journals...

hard wind from South— rained all day, moderately
no account of Capt. Lewis. I fear Some accident has taken place in his craft or party

William Clark

Tongue Point

A small spit of land jutting out into gray, storm-tossed water