Council of Fifty, Minutes, March 1844–January 1846; Volume 3, 6 May 1845–13 January 1846

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what is right, he will warrant that every man will come out right and we shall triump over our enemies.
Of the 25 companies of 100 families each now organizing, 20 companies by their captains made report, the sum total of said reports are as follows
916 Horses, 639 Wagons, 18 Buggs [buggies], 227 Yoke of Oxen 251 Cows, 54 men and Guns, and 70 teams ready to start at one hours notice.
Coun. arose to make some remarks concerning men and women teaching rediculous doctrines, saying that a woman cannot get an endowmant without a man, nor a man without a woman &c.
The proposed to the capns. of 100s & 50s. to use their influence to have as few women and children as possible, go with the first company, but let us go and prepare a place for them, so that they can follow in the spring, bringing their cows and other things to make themselves comfortable.
He shall want all those men who are in danger [p. [112]]
what is right, he will warrant that every man will come out right and we shall triump over our enemies.
Of the 25 companies of 100 families each now organizing, 20 companies by their captains made report, the sum total of said reports are as follows
916 Horses, 639 Wagons, 18 Buggs [buggies], 227 Yoke of Oxen 251 Cows, 54 men and Guns, and 70 teams ready to start at one hours notice.
Coun. arose to make some remarks concerning men and women teaching rediculous doctrines, saying that a woman cannot get an endowmant without a man, nor a man without a woman &c.
The proposed to the capns. of 100s & 50s. to use their influence to have as few women and children as possible, go with the first company, but let us go and prepare a place for them, so that they can follow in the spring, bringing their cows and other things to make themselves comfortable.
He shall want all those men who are in danger [p. [112]]
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