Letter from John C. Bennett, 30 July 1840
- Source Note
On 30 July 1840, wrote to JS and for the third time in five days. As he had in his previous two letters, Bennett reminded JS and Rigdon of his earlier offer to help the during their difficulties in . Bennett also reiterated more enthusiastically his intention to move to , Illinois, to join the Saints, a longing also demonstrated by how frequently he was corresponding with JS and Rigdon. JS responded on 8 August 1840.The original letter is apparently not extant, but copied it into JS Letterbook 2, probably soon after JS received it.