Prospectus for the Elders’ Journal, 26 April 1838

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PROSPECTUS
for the
ELDERS’ JOURNAL.
of the Church of Jesus Christ, of Latter  Day Saints.
It is, we presume, generally known, that  this paper was commenced in , Ohio,  in October last; but by reason of the great  persecution against the Saints in that place,  the paper had to be stopped; and through the  craft of wicked men they got possession of  the , and knowing they could  not hold it, it was burned.
The paper is now about to be resuscitated  in this place; to be conducted as set forth in  the former prospectus. It will be issued in a  few weeks, and sent to the former subscribers,  as previously stated.
We send this prospectus to arouse the  Saints to energy in obtaining subscribers.—  We hope the Elders abroad, will not fail to  use their influence to give as general a circu lation as possible.
The JOURNAL will be Edited by Joseph  Smith jr., and Published by , at , Caldwell County Mis souri.
Terms—One dollar, per annum, paid in  advance. All letters must be Post Paid, and  directed to the Publisher.
, Mo. April 26, 1838. [p. 34]
PROSPECTUS
for the
ELDERS’ JOURNAL.
of the Church of Jesus Christ, of Latter Day Saints.
It is, we presume, generally known, that this paper was commenced in , Ohio, in October last; but by reason of the great persecution against the Saints in that place, the paper had to be stopped; and through the craft of wicked men they got possession of the , and knowing they could not hold it, it was burned.
The paper is now about to be resuscitated in this place; to be conducted as set forth in the former prospectus. It will be issued in a few weeks, and sent to the former subscribers, as previously stated.
We send this prospectus to arouse the Saints to energy in obtaining subscribers.— We hope the Elders abroad, will not fail to use their influence to give as general a circulation as possible.
The JOURNAL will be Edited by Joseph Smith jr., and Published by , at , Caldwell County Missouri.
Terms—One dollar, per annum, paid in advance. All letters must be Post Paid, and directed to the Publisher.
, Mo. April 26, 1838. [p. 34]
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