Cornelia H., age 25, North Carolina

Mr. Henry went to Asheville today, something concerning his & Terry’s affair. Brought me some Magnesia & the children some candy. The apples are all gone & have been for a week. I continued to select for our scrap books.

*(Fear in North Carolina: The Civil War Journals and Letters of the Henry Family, Eds. Karen L. Clinard and Richard Russell, used with permission.)