Nauvoo Relief Society Minute Book

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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cherish one another, watch over one another, comfort one another and gain instruction, that we may all sit down in heaven together.
Mrs. Hillman rose and said she was contemplating the blessings with which we were surrounded— the privileges of this — said she desir’d to be watch’d over and aided in the better performance of her duty.—
said all who wish’d should have informatio[n] respecting this Society; as they would be published.— She hinted the propriety of having Auxiliary Societies form’d in other parts of the any one who felt dispos’d might send in a request to this effect— said it was the duty of every person to inquire into the condition of the poor and represent their true state.
call’d on the members to contribute to the fund
The following appropriations were made to the fund of the Society——
$.
Mary Jane Warner .. 25
Martha Sessions .. 25
Sylva Lyons 1. 00
Jane Law 1. 00
Sophia Robinson .. 25
.. 50
Sarah Brown .. 25
Mary Woolley .. 25
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Mrs. [Phebe Ann] Hawkes arose to represent Mrs. Drury as an object of charity, being sick and destitute of food. [p. 19]
cherish one another, watch over one another, comfort one another and gain instruction, that we may all sit down in heaven together.
Mrs. Hillman rose and said she was contemplating the blessings with which we were surrounded— the privileges of this — said she desir’d to be watch’d over and aided in the better performance of her duty.—
said all who wish’d should have information respecting this Society; as they would be published.— She hinted the propriety of having Auxiliary Societies form’d in other parts of the — any one who felt dispos’d might send in a request to this effect— said it was the duty of every person to inquire into the condition of the poor and represent their true state.
call’d on the members to contribute to the fund
The following appropriations were made to the fund of the Society——
$.
Mary Jane Warner .. 25
Martha Sessions .. 25
Sylva Lyons 1. 00
Jane Law 1. 00
Sophia Robinson .. 25
.. 50
Sarah Brown .. 25
Mary Woolley .. 25
[1 line blank]
Mrs. Phebe Ann Hawkes arose to represent Mrs. Drury as an object of charity, being sick and destitute of food. [p. 19]
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