History Draft [1 January–31 December 1841]

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17 March 1841 • Wednesday
<​17​> Wednesday 17. Ship Alesto. sailed from for with Saints, led by Elders Thomas Smith, & Wm Moss. Elders , , , & father Melling went to & Elders & to Harding <​Harden​>.
20 March 1841 • Saturday
<​20​> Saturday 20. “City of (L. L. 15) them” I enquired of the Lord concerning the foregoing questions & receiving received the following answer. City of March 20, 1841. Let my servants (L. L. 15) Lord.
About this time I receivd. A Revelation (L L. 16) saith the Lord.
23 March 1841 • Tuesday
<​23​> Tuesday 23. returned to , & , wrote the following history of the “Mission to , or the first foreign Mission of the Latter Day Sants (M.S. 289. &c to the 296)
25–27 March 1841 • Thursday–Saturday
<​25​> 25, 26, & 27. Elders & were detained at the post office, as witnesses in the case of Joseph Holloway. the, Queen, vs. Joseph Holloway for detain[in]g Letters.
29 March 1841 • Monday
<​29​> Monday 29. I attended city council & moved that the city Surveyer be ordered to survey & plot the same so as to correspond with the City Plat of & make out a map to be recorded,— which, was carried by the council Much was said in council about fining the owners of dogs, & I contended that it was right to fine individuals who would keep unruly dogs to worry cattle, sheep, & even or the citizens, and an ordinance was passed to that effect.
Elders & were at packing Books of Mormon, to pay off those who had loaned them money to carry forwad the printing, & binding.
<​29.​> <​Monday 29​> Monday 29. Extract of letter from Elder to the Brethren to [illegible] . “The work is prospering (T&S. 134) 11 Deacons” The following are Extracts from s Letter. <​Burslem.— Mach 29— 1841.​> of threesome [illegible] place, its the same person as this presidency. “To Bro (T&S, 435.) baptizd 7.”
31 March 1841 • Wednesday
<​31​> Wednesday 31. Elders & attended conferce in [p. 6]
17 March 1841 • Wednesday
17 Wednesday 17. Ship Alesto. sailed from for with Saints, led by Elders Thomas Smith, & Wm Moss. Elders , , , & father Melling went to & Elders & to Harden.
20 March 1841 • Saturday
20 Saturday 20. “City of (L. L. 15) them” I enquired of the Lord concerning the foregoing questions & received the following answer. City of March 20, 1841. Let my servants (L. L. 15) Lord.
About this time I receivd. A Revelation (L L. 16) saith the Lord.
23 March 1841 • Tuesday
23 Tuesday 23. returned to , & , wrote the following history of the “Mission to , or the first foreign Mission of the Latter Day Sants (M.S. 289. &c to the 296)
25–27 March 1841 • Thursday–Saturday
25 25, 26, & 27. Elders & were detained at the post office, as witnesses in the case of . the, Queen, vs. Joseph Holloway for detaining Letters.
29 March 1841 • Monday
29 Monday 29. I attended city council & moved that the city Surveyer be ordered to survey & plot the same so as to correspond with the City Plat of & make out a map to be recorded,— which, was carried by the council Much was said in council about fining the owners of dogs, & I contended that it was right to fine individuals who would keep unruly dogs to worry cattle, sheep, or the citizens, and an ordinance was passed to that effect.
Elders & were at packing Books of Mormon, to pay off those who had loaned them money to carry forwad the printing, & binding.
29. Monday 29 The following are Extracts from s Letter. Burslem.— Mach 29— 1841. . “To Bro (T&S, 435.) baptizd 7.”
31 March 1841 • Wednesday
31 Wednesday 31. Elders & attended conferce in [p. 6]
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