Journal, December 1842–June 1844; Book 3, 15 July 1843–29 February 1844

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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16 September 1843 • Saturday
Saturday September 16[th] 1843 Gen[e]ral parade Nauvoo Legi[o]n near Gen Smiths . went in co[mpany] with his staff. to parade met by escort. and arrived befor the legion about 12.—
was r[e]ceived and saluted in military style. about 1. P.M Legion was dismissd for 2 hours & I rode home to dinnr retur[n]ed ab[o]ut 20 minutes after 3.— attend[ed] the revew and inspetn [inspection] of the Legi[o]n with my staff. acting inspector. after which I took my part and gave orders.— after which made a spee[c]h to the legi[o]n highly gatifed [gratified] with officers a[n]d sold[ie]rs [p. [96]]
16 September 1843 • Saturday
Saturday September 16[th] 1843 General parade Nauvoo Legion near Gen Smiths . went in company with his staff. to parade met by escort. and arrived befor the legion about 12.—
was received and saluted in military style. about 1. P.M Legion was dismissd for 2 hours & I rode home to dinnr returned about 20 minutes after 3.— attended the revew and inspetn [inspection] of the Legion with my staff. acting inspector. after which I took my part and gave orders.— after which made a speech to the legion highly gatifed gratified with officers and soldiers [p. [96]]
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