History, circa 1841, draft [Draft 3]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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and the inventer of our system of Religion  One or two facts will settle this point to the  Satisfaction of every man
1st The Book of Mormon was published
1st The plates were <obtained> discovered in 1827 and  in the year 1829 the translation was completed  and in the year the beginning of 1830 they were  published and yet resided  in and a distance of 300 or 200 400 Miles  And yet say the world O  is the progenitor of the Scheme  from the <[illegible]> place where I resided <lived> and up to the  time when the church was organized and the  Book published had never seen one of the  brethren much more less myself
And yet he was the <projector> progenitor of the Scheme!!!!! [22 lines blank] [p. [102]]
and the inventer of our system of Religion One or two facts will settle this point to the Satisfaction of every man
The plates were obtained in 1827 and in the year 1829 the translation was completed and in the beginning of 1830 they were published and yet resided in a distance of 3 or 400 Miles from the place where I lived and up to the time when the church was organized and the Book published had never seen one of the brethren much less myself
And yet he was the projector of the Scheme!!!!! [22 lines blank] [p. [102]]
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