Journal, March–September 1838

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Shortly after Prests. J, Smith Jr   and , left this place for   we saw a deer or  two on the way. Prest Smith set his dogs  after them one of which was a gray hound  which caut the deer but could not hold  him, although he threw him  down, yet he injoured the dog so badly  that he let him go, and we lost him, The  race was quite amusing indeed.
I would mention or notice something about    and who b[e]ing guilty  of bace iniquities and that to[o] manifest in  all the eyes of all men, and being often  entreated would continue in their course  seeking the Lives of the  and to overthrow the Kingdom of God wh ich they once testified off [of].  preached one sabbath upon the salt that  had lost its savour, that it is henceforth  good for nothing but to be cast out, and  troden under foot of men, And the wi cked flee when no man pursueth, These  men took warning, and soon they were  seen bounding over the prairie like  the scape Goat to carry of[f] their own sins  we have not seen them since, their influ ence is gone, and they are in a miserable  condition, so also it [is] with all who turn  from the truth to Lying cheating defrau ding & swindeling
Some time past was spent in trying to obtain  pay from these men who are named above, who  have absconded, and endeavered to defraud their  creditors [p. 47]
of these .
Shortly after Prests. J, Smith Jr and , left this place for we saw a deer or two on the way. Prest Smith set his dogs after them one of which was a gray hound which caut the deer but could not hold him, although he threw him down, yet he injoured the dog so badly that he let him go, and we lost him, The race was quite amusing indeed.
I would mention or notice something about and who being guilty of bace iniquities and that too manifest in the eyes of all men, and being often entreated would continue in their course seeking the Lives of the and to overthrow the Kingdom of God which they once testified off [of]. preached one sabbath upon the salt that had lost its savour, that it is henceforth good for nothing but to be cast out, and troden under foot of men, And the wicked flee when no man pursueth, These men took warning, and soon they were seen bounding over the prairie like the scape Goat to carry off their own sins we have not seen them since, their influence is gone, and they are in a miserable condition, so also it is with all who turn from the truth to Lying cheating defrauding & swindeling
Some time past was spent in trying to obtain pay from these men who are named above, who have absconded, and endeavered to defraud their creditors [p. 47]
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