Authorization for Stephen Markham, 27 May 1839

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his own aggrandizement, but rather that of the Community: We feel warranted in commissioning him to go forth Amongst the faithful, as our to gather up And receive such means in money or otherwise as shall enable him us to meet our engagements which are now about to devolve upon us, in consequence of our purchases here for the Church, and we humbly trust that our brethren generally will enable him to come to our assistance before our credit shall suffer on this account.
Joseph Smith Jr
P. E. [p. 47]
his own aggrandizement, but rather that of the Community: We feel warranted in commissioning him to go forth Amongst the faithful, as our to gather up And receive such means in money or otherwise as shall enable us to meet our engagements which are now about to devolve upon us, in consequence of our purchases here for the Church, and we humbly trust that our brethren generally will enable him to come to our assistance before our credit shall suffer on this account.
Joseph Smith Jr
P. E. [p. 47]
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