Cornelia H., age 26, North Carolina

Mrs. George Jones spent the day here, also Mrs. Tom Cook. I made George’s pants & sewed some on Charlie’s. Very warm today. We heard today that David Moon was killed in a later engagement. Jim Welch passed through Asheville last night. He has a finger shot off.

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