Mary Tabor to Joseph Holdich

Scope and Content

Explained about delay in her letter arriving. Gives local news. Thanks him for Conference news; is glad to hear his Southern neighbours are rousing themselves on the subject of slavery which she thinks is 'a foul blot on your national character'. Asks if he can give her any information about a preacher who is visiting the most important towns and making such a revival among the people in some places. His name is Cowey (presumably somewhere United States of America) Gives news of 'your little namesake'.