Minutes and Discourses, , Hancock Co., IL, 6–8 Apr. 1843; in JS, Journal, 1842–1844, book 2, pp. –; handwriting of ; JS Collection, CHL.
Thursday, April 6,th 1843 The first day of the Jubilee, of the church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints. a special Conference assembled of on the platform of the . or <rough> floor of the basement, at 10. o clock A.M.— the sun shone clearly. & was very warm & pleasant. scarce a speeck of snow was <is> to be seen <except on the north side of Zarahemla Hill. is considerable> but the ice was about 2 feet deep in the west of the & north of that point; & south <of that> the channel is clear of ice,— the walls of the are from 4. to 12 feet above the floor. of the conference.—
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