News and gossip from Hancock County, Georgia, in an autograph letter, signed 16 March 1862, to "Dear Sis."

8vo. Four pages, approximately 400 words. One sister informing another , in part: "Another volunteer company [Co. I, 49th Georgia Infantry] from Hancock left last week ... Mr. Jack Lane captain, Jim Lawrence 1st Lieut. ... I hear that Cain is making another effort to get up a company ... I should think that if there were many brave men left they would not like to go under Ichabod ... I understand there are many a sick soldier in Atlanta, upwards of 3000 ... I was sorry to hear of the death of Ben McCulloch one of our brave men though he fell in defence of his country." Folded. Very good. Item #53321

Price: $150.00

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