Letter from Almon Babbitt, 19 October 1841

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I acordingly paid out the best of my  goods for the Same and the came  to your place to see you and  to Settle while in your I recivd  letters that there was a good deel of  Excitement here relative to the church  lea[v]ing here here I acordingly aske[d]  you for a letter to the church here  but right after that in the Times and Seasons  there came out a piece that the  Brethren from all parts must come  to and  there was no Exception for this place  nor enny other this seemed to conterdict  the letter that you Sent by Mee  hence a report was rased that I  forged the letter that I brought which  made considerable excitement and  trouble for me, also many letters  that has been written from your  in which it is said you have said  many hard things concerning me  Mutch is said concrning a Rev[e]lation  concening me now Sirs if there is  a Revlation concerning me I think  it very quear that when he  was he[r]e nor Br Joseph did not acquaint me  of the fact [p. 4]
I acordingly paid out the best of my goods for the Same and the came to your place to see you and to Settle while in your I recivd letters that there was a good deel of Excitement here relative to the church leaving here I acordingly asked you for a letter to the church here but right after that in the Times and Seasons there came out a piece that the Brethren from all parts must come to and there was no Exception for this place nor enny other this seemed to conterdict the letter that you Sent by Mee hence a report was rased that I forged the letter that I brought which made considerable excitement and trouble for me, also many letters that has been written from your in which it is said you have said many hard things concerning me Mutch is said concrning a Revelation concening me now Sirs if there is a Revlation concerning me I think it very quear that when he was here nor Br Joseph did not acquaint me of the fact [p. 4]
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