Appendix 2: Council of Fifty, Minutes, 27 February 1845

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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The Government has passed a law than [that] when 5000 men are got to , they can make their own Legislature <​Government​>—
we can thank the Legislature for taking away what they never gave— We have no Charter, no laws— “we are free”— the Kingdom is <​now​> rent from the Gentiles— has found out that we are in Eternity, the Millenium has now commenced—
“That we appoint a delegate to visit ”— Carried—
—— do —— to be the delegate— & he to pick his man”
—— write a good fatherly letter of Instruction to them— carried—
“That write the letter” and help him” in behalf of the council— carried [p. 6]
The Government has passed a law than [that] when 5000 men are got to , they can make their own Government—
we can thank the Legislature for taking away what they never gave— We have no Charter, no laws— “we are free”— the Kingdom is now rent from the Gentiles— has found out that we are in Eternity, the Millenium has now commenced—
“That we appoint a delegate to visit ”— Carried—
—— do —— to be the delegate— & he to pick his man”
—— write a good fatherly letter of Instruction to them— carried—
“That write the letter” and help him” in behalf of the council— carried [p. 6]
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