Letter from Parley P. Pratt, 13 March 1842

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I am pr[i]nting his account of the  mission to and Will send  a Coppy next week to be Reprinted by  you. Elder G[eorge] J, Adams has been  to sea ten weeks and is Blown Back to  this port. With the Conversion of many  of the Ship Company. he will sail again  tuesday next for . he is well.  I think I shall send this line by him.
Great War in India, the British army  is Slaughtered by the natives.
Great Distress in England, thousands  are looking to us and our god for Deliverance, and flocking to our ships  for the Land of Joseph, Both Baptised  and unbaptised.
In haste I Remain  Yours in the N, C.
P, S,
has safely arived, and  is Doing good.
I Rec’d a line from three of the  twelve Dated feb 1st Josephs  translating Room for Which I feel  thankful. and shall be glad to  assist in arrangements, for the temporal  or Spiritual good of the cause, Both  sides of the water.
Excuse this hasty Line  and good night, God Bless you  All. [p. [3]]
I am printing his account of the mission to and Will send a Coppy next week to be Reprinted by you. Elder George J, Adams has been to sea ten weeks and is Blown Back to this port. With the Conversion of many of the Ship Company. he will sail again tuesday next for . he is well. I think I shall send this line by him.
Great War in India, the British army is Slaughtered by the natives.
Great Distress in England, thousands are looking to us and our god forDeliverance, and flocking to our ships for the Land of Joseph, Both Baptised and unbaptised.
In haste I Remain Yours in the N, C.
P, S,
has safely arived, and is Doing good.
I Rec’d a line from three of the twelve Dated feb 1st Josephs translating Room for Which I feel thankful. and shall be glad to assist in arrangements, for the temporal or Spiritual good of the cause, Both sides of the water.
Excuse this hasty Line and good night, God Bless you All. [p. [3]]
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