History draft; handwriting of , John L. Smith, Jonathan Grimshaw, Robert L. Campbell, , , and ; 101 numbered pages plus several inserted pages; CHL. This manuscript covers the period from 1 March 1843 to 31 December 1843.
<Sunday 22> Meeting at the , preached 1/2 hour “on Poor Rich Folks”.
I remained at home all day, and held a prayer meeting at my house at 2 p m 24 persons present—
, , & returned from their mission to the Eastern States, having <in connection with <Elder and> > having visited the in <Kentucky,> ; ; ; ; ; ; Rhode Island; N Hampshire & , held , set in order the ; collected for the , & Subscriptions for the ; many, & stirred up a general system of among the Saints in the Eastern Countries, they have been absent near 4 months and have accomplished a good work <I was very glad to see them & blest them in the name of the Lord>. Elders <& Bradford Elliott also returned from their mission> and quite a respectable number of Saints returned <came> in their Company— I was very glad to see them and blest them in the