Cornelia H., age 25, North Carolina

Mail came this morning. Nothing new going on. I sewed on Jinnie’s chemise. Willie fretful, I guess teething. Zona & Pinck are both very well, they are dear good children. They have not taken measles yet. Atheline sick.  *(Fear in North Carolina: The Civil War Journals and Letters of the Henry Family, Eds. Karen L. Clinard and Richard Russell, used with permission.)