Council of Fifty, Minutes, March 1844–January 1846; Volume 2, 1 March–6 May 1845

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enough to induce them to read it, but a manuscript letter is almost certain to be read. This communication is a feeler of death, and judgement will not be long before it follow after it. We have got to tear this kingdom from the gentiles, and give it to those who are more worthy. And if we have to sell our lives in endeavoring to accomplish it, others will rise up and carry out the plans we have set in motion.
In relation to the committee on the charter, he had to say that they were not prepared to report, for he had not felt like doing any thing about it.
The said he cared nothing about the charter. Let it alone just where it is.
said on yesterday when [p. [122]]
enough to induce them to read it, but a manuscript letter is almost certain to be read. This communication is a feeler of death, and judgement will not be long before it follow after it. We have got to tear this kingdom from the gentiles, and give it to those who are more worthy. And if we have to sell our lives in endeavoring to accomplish it, others will rise up and carry out the plans we have set in motion.
In relation to the committee on the charter, he had to say that they were not prepared to report, for he had not felt like doing any thing about it.
The said he cared nothing about the charter. Let it alone just where it is.
said on yesterday when [p. [122]]
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