Letter from Emma Smith, 6 December 1839

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that Mr sent to containing the names of a number of subscribers he wants the letter on account of the names
s health has been remarkably good <so> untill today he is not so well as usual, is well.
I The disturbance between and the is still increasing, a sheriff of the crossed Skunk river at place this week with a Sheriff his prisoner who was take[n] while he was collecting his govenors taxes and from all the information we get there is three thousand troops now on their march after him the mails are stoped and at the mouth of the the Misourians retained the powder and lead that belonged to the merchants above them and sent the other goods as usual, this is all the information we can get on the subject yet and we have some serious impressions that it is true
There is great anxiety manifest in this place for your prosperity and the time lingers long that you is set for your return, the day is is waning and night is approaching so fast that I must reserve my better feelings untill I have a better chance to express them.
Yours affectionately
Joseph Smith jr. [p. [2]]
that Mr sent to containing the names of a number of subscribers he wants the letter on account of the names
s health has been remarkably good untill today he is not so well as usual, is well.
The disturbance between and the is still increasing, a sheriff of the crossed Skunk river at place this week with a Sheriff his prisoner who was taken while he was collecting his govenors taxes and from all the information we get there is three thousand troops now on their march after him the mails are stoped and at the mouth of the the Misourians retained the powder and lead that belonged to the merchants above them and sent the other goods as usual, this is all the information we can get on the subject yet and we have some serious impressions that it is true
There is great anxiety manifest in this place for your prosperity and the time lingers long that is set for your return, the day is waning and night is approaching so fast that I must reserve my better feelings untill I have a better chance to express them.
Yours affectionately
Joseph Smith jr. [p. [2]]
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