The Washington correspondent of the New York Times states that Farnsworth’s Illinois Regiment, in Gen. Sumner’s division, across the Potomac, has 250 men sick with typhoid fever. It is the most afflicted regiment in the army. Other regiments
– Published in The Burlington Weekly Hawk-Eye, Burlington, Iowa, Saturday, February 1, 1862, p. 1. NOTE: The bottom of the article was cut off during microfilming.