Journal, March–September 1838

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highly exasperated toward him, he further stated that the Laws of our Country gave him this privilege, the sheriff did not serve his writ upon hearing this, and said he would go to and see upon the subject, Prest. Smith told him he would remain at home untill he should return. etc. The sheriff accordingly returned and found Prest. Smith at home where he had been during his absence The sheriff informed him very gravely that he (Prest Smith) was out of his jurisdiction and that he (Said Sheriff) could not act in this he therefore returned as tight [light?] as he came
20–21 August 1838 • Monday–Tuesday
20th This day the inhabitants of the different parts of the or met to organize themselves into companies called agricultural , the were there and took a part in the same, one Company was established called the western agricultural com-[pan]y who voted to take in one field for grain containing twelve sections which is seven thousands Six hundred & eighty acres of land Another Company was organised Called the eastern agricultural Company the number of acres is not yet asertained, the next day another Company was organised Called the southern Agri. Comp-y field to be as large as the first one,
22 August 1838 • Wednesday
22nd. This day was spent part of the time in counciling with several bretheren upon different subjects, Bretheren continue to into daily
23 August 1838 • Thursday
23rd. This day was spent in such municipal labors as they saw was necessary, in this place
24–30 August 1838 • Friday–Thursday
Friday the 24th This day was spent at home by the as also was the 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 & 30,th [p. 71]
highly exasperated toward him, he further stated that the Laws of our Country gave him this privilege, the sheriff did not serve his writ upon hearing this, and said he would go to and see upon the subject, Prest. Smith told him he would remain at home untill he should return. etc. The sheriff accordingly returned and found Prest. Smith at home where he had been during his absence The sheriff informed him very gravely that he (Prest Smith) was out of his jurisdiction and that he (Said Sheriff) could not act in this he therefore returned as tight light as he came
20–21 August 1838 • Monday–Tuesday
20th This day the inhabitants of the different parts of the or met to organize themselves into companies called agricultural , the were there and took a part in the same, one Company was established called the western agricultural com-pany who voted to take in one field for grain containing twelve sections which is seven thousands Six hundred & eighty acres of land Another Company was organised Called the eastern agricultural Company the number of acres is not yet asertained, the next day another Company was organised Called the southern Agri. Comp-y field to be as large as the first one,
22 August 1838 • Wednesday
22nd. This day was spent part of the time in counciling with several bretheren upon different subjects, Bretheren continue to into daily
23 August 1838 • Thursday
23rd. This day was spent in such municipal labors as they saw was necessary, in this place
24–30 August 1838 • Friday–Thursday
Friday the 24th This day was spent at home by the as also was the 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 & 30,th [p. 71]
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