Journal, December 1842–June 1844; Book 2, 10 March 1843–14 July 1843

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President arose & nominatd  Joseph Smith to contin[u]e as our the  Presdent. <of the church> 2dd it.—  Voted unanimously— Such a show  of hands was never seen before in  the church.— Joseph retur[ne]d his  thanks—— to the assembly. & said  he would serve them according to  the best of his ability.
<next president Joseph> Brought forward for  trial. nominated . to continue. 2d by  . spoke, <the> last conferce [conference]  I have had previlige of attenedd [attending] was at  the Laying of the corner Stone of . & I have had no health,— and  been connected with circumstances [p. [52]]
President arose & nominatd Joseph Smith to continue as the Presdent. of the church 2dd it.— Voted unanimously— Such a show of hands was never seen before in the church.— Joseph returned his thanks—— to the assembly. & said he would serve them according to the best of his ability.
next president Joseph Brought forward for trial. nominated . to continue. 2d by . spoke, the last conferce [conference] I have had previlige of attenedd [attending] was at the Laying of the corner Stone of . & I have had no health,— and been connected with circumstances [p. [52]]
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