Cornelia H., age 25, North Carolina

Mr. Henry & Matt got ready to go to Asheville this morning but it rained so they went in the evening & took Pinck. He was delighted with the trip. It rained some in the evening but they did not get wet. Matt is coming back tomorrow.

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