Recommendation for Oliver Granger, 1 November 1839

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To the Scattered abroad
We reccommend to the confidence and fellowship of all Saints and that he is authorized to receive donations for the poor and to transact all manner of bussiness authorized by his former letters We would also say that the liabilities of the church are not yet all satisfied neither are all the poor yet supplied.
Joseph Smith Jr
Illinois November 1st. 1839 [p. [1]]
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    The title of president was applied to Granger because he was supposed to “preside over the general affairs of the Church” in Kirtland. (Minutes, 4–5 May 1839.)  

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    Signatures of JS, Sidney Rigdon, and Hyrum Smith.