Cornelia H., age 25, North Carolina

Mail came, no news. Zona had a fever last night & a breaking out. I fear she will have sore throat. Finished Willie an apron today making some out of the old carriage cushion covers. Pinck very stout & well.  *(Fear in North Carolina: The Civil War Journals and Letters of the Henry Family, Eds. Karen L. Clinard and Richard Russell, used with permission.)