--The wife of an estimable citizen of this town fell dead on Monday on reading the news of the capture of General Wise's force at Roanoke Island. One of her sons was an officer under Gen. Wise, and the fears engendered for his safety were too much to bear.
The Daily Dispatch: February 12, 1862. Richmond Dispatch. 4 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. February 12, 1862. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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