Historian’s Office, Martyrdom Account, Draft

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Monday June 24 At the time came up with his company said to “<​you​> go on into and see what is going on, and hear what is said on this matter” When arrived at he saw the Rev M Dodge <​who had previously been very kindly treated by ;​> who he said “as sure as Joseph & come to they will kill them <​be killed​>.” the Innkeeper said “, there (pointing to the Carthage Greys) are the boys that will settle you Mormons.” replied “We can take as many men <​as there are there​> out of the and they will not be missed.”
evening they met at “edge” woods near (over +) [p. 3a]
Monday June 24 said to “you go on into and see what is going on, and hear what is said on this matter” When arrived at he saw the Rev M Dodge who had previously been very kindly treated by ; he said “as sure as Joseph & come to they will be killed.” the Innkeeper said “, there (pointing to the Carthage Greys) are the boys that will settle you Mormons.” replied “We can take as many men as there are there out of the and they will not be missed.”
evening they met at “edge” woods near (over +) [p. 3a]
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