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  • Page 251

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    May 11, 1877 ~ Friday May 11, 1877 I was confined to my bed mostly through the day with the severe attack of cold upon my Lungs There was given at the Temple 108 Endowments. 42 Elders ordained D H Cannon sealed 13 J McAllister 19. 1 Adopted for the dead I spent a sick night May 12, 1877 ~ Saturday ^12^ I was a vary sick to day The Elders Administered to me I took a Lobelia Emetic to try to ...
    Dates:
    May 11, 1877 May 12, 1877 May 13, 1877 May 14, 1877 May 15, 1877 May 16, 1877
  • Page 252

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    May 16, 1877 I drank sweet Oil, No 6, and cayenne pepper tea which finally eased my distress there was quite a change came over my whole system in the Evening. I rested well through the night Br George Jarvis watched with me for several nights May 17, 1877 ~ Thursday 17 This is the first day I have steped out of Doors since my sickness commenced. I walked about a Block in the morning [FIGURE] I then got into a carriage in the morning and rode to the
    Dates:
    May 17, 1877 May 18, 1877 May 19, 1877 May 20, 1877 May 21, 1877 May 22, 1877 May 23, 1877
  • Page 253

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    May 23, 1877 we gave Endowments to 130, Ordained 44 Elders J. D. T McAllister sealed 26 Eldcouple and 2 Adoptions May 24, 1877 ~ Thursday 24. we gave Endowments to 134, Ordained 44 Elders. J D T McAllister sealed 15 couple D H Cannon 21 J McAllister Adopted 3 persons & gave second Anointings to 4 persons This is the first day W Woodruff has presided at the Temple since he was sick May 25, 1877 ~ ...
    Dates:
    May 24, 1877 May 25, 1877 May 26, 1877 May 27, 1877 May 28, 1877 May 29, 1877 May 30, 1877
  • Page 254

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    May 31, 1877 ~ Thursday May 31, 1877 I spent the day in the Temple we gave Endowments to 149 Ordained Elders 57, W Woodruff 1, J D T McAllister sealed 39 c, D H Cannon 27. Brother Henry Eyring and wife were [FIGURES] Adopted to Wilford Woodruff and family [FIGURE] I wrote one letter to Bishop ^Samuel^ Roskelly June 1, 1877 ~ Friday June 1. I spent the day in the Temple we ...
    Dates:
    May 31, 1877 June 1, 1877 June 2, 1877 June 3, 1877
  • Page 255

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    June 3rd 1877 Hold a local conference commencing tomorrow morning May peace abundant Blessings and Great Joy attend your lives and Labors. Brigham Young I had the foregoing Telegram red to the congregation after which C P Liston spoke 30 Minuts John L Smith spoke 18 M[inutes] A R Whitehead 6 M[inutes], H Eyring 2 M[inutes]. Judge Spicer was present through the day June 4, 1877 ~ Monday 4. [FIGURES] I received 3 letters from John Gabbolt ...
    Dates:
    June 4, 1877 June 5, 1877 June 6, 1877 June 7, 1877 June 8, 1877 June 9, 1877 June 10, 1877
  • Page 256

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    June 11, 1877 ~ Monday June 11, 1877 I spent most of the day reading the Travels of Men in Africa June 12, 1877 ~ Tuesday 12. We Baptized 586. June 14, 1877 ~ Thursday 134 We gave Endowments to 128. Ordained 52 Elders D H. Cannan sealed 29 couple, J McAllister gave 3 second Anointings June 13, 1877 ~ Wednesday 13 We gave Endowments to 129 Ordained 54 Elders W Woodruff sealed 9 couple
    Dates:
    June 11, 1877 June 12, 1877 June 13, 1877 June 14, 1877 June 15, 1877 June 16, 1877
  • Page 257

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    June 16, 1877 On the 22 June I received the following Telegram Smithfield June 22 1877 Elder W. Woodruff Brigham floated Seventy Miles, good Condition, Phebe W attends funeral at 10 oclok today, we sympathize Samuel Roskelly 16 Thus my Son Brigham has lost his life apparently for a trifle, we cannot always comprehend the ways of Providence. There is a mystery hanging over this affair to me. I never saw a person more anxious to obtain an Education than He was, He has ...
    Dates:
    June 17, 1877
  • Page 258

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    June 17, 1877 J McAllister then read President Youngs sermon on Priesthood At the close of the Meeting The councillors to the Bishop The officers of the Female Relief society also of the young Men & young women Association were all set apart during the intermission Afternoon Prayer By Wm Burgess President Youngs instructions were theren read By McAllister JoThomas Jones then spoke 12 Minuts Br Hammand 6 M[inutes], D H Cannon 28 M[inutes] J McAllister 15 ...
    Dates:
    June 18, 1877 June 19, 1877
  • Page 259

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    June 20, 1877 ~ Wednesday June 20. we baptized 200 to day in the Temple and gave Endowments to 797. Ordained 37 Elders W Woodruff sealed 2 couple and sealed 2 children to Parents D H Cannon sealed 37. [FIGURE] I wrote 2 letters to Phebe and Sarah June 21, 1877 ~ Thursday 21 we gave Endowments to 140. Ordained Elders 53, D H Cannon sealed 36 couple W Woodruff gave 8 Second Anointing [FIGURE] I ...
    Dates:
    June 20, 1877 June 21, 1877 June 22, 1877 June 23, 1877 June 24, 1877 June 25, 1877 June 26, 1877
  • Page 260

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    June 27, 1877 ~ Wednesday June 27, 1877 [FIGURE] This is the Thirty third Anaiversary of the martyardom of the Prophet Joseph Smith we gave 106 Endowments to day for the dead we ordained 43 Elders W Woodruff sealed 11 couple D H Cannon 19, and Adopted 8 children and gave second Anointing to 4 persons June 28, 1877 ~ Thursday [FIGURE] 28 We gave Endowments to 118 Ordained 48 Elders W Woodruff sealed 3 couple D H Cannon 31, Adopted 1 person ...
    Dates:
    June 27, 1877 June 28, 1877 June 29, 1877 June 30, 1877 July 1, 1877 July 2, 1877 July 3, 1877 July 4, 1877
  • Page 261

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    July 4 1877 Wilford Woodruff This was a great surprise to me and a vary pleasing one as it is helping me vary much to redeem my dead we ordained 55 Elders W Wood- ruff sealed 1 Living, McAllister 5 for the dead DHC 13 total 19 I went at 10 oclock to the Tabernacle & delivered a speach as the oOrator of the day followed by J D T McAllister July 5, 1877 ~ Thursday 5 we gave Endowments to 115. Ordained Elders ...
    Dates:
    July 5, 1877 July 6, 1877
  • Page 262

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    July 6, 1877 which I carried to Clay Co Mo I spent sever days with Joseph Smith the Prophet in Kirtland and went with him to Clay County Mo in the spring of 1834 I have passed through the whole History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints from that day to this, And I wish to bear my testimony that while there is but two of the Quorum of the Twelve organized with Brigham Young living in the Church to day, viz ...
  • Page 263

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    July 6, 1877 will soon be in the spirit ^world^ with Joseph, Hyrum David, Heber, Wilard, Ezra T, George A Smith, and A Host he of other Men who have kept the command- ments of God, And I hereby testify in the name of Jesus Christ that the Bible is true the stick of Judah, and that the Book of Mormon the stick of Joseph is true ...
    Dates:
    July 7, 1877
  • Page 264

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    July 7, 1877 Father Parkins Prayed Thomas J Jones spoke 20 M[inutes] Wm Bringhurst 8 M[inutes] George Crosby 15 M[inutes] Charles N Smith 22 M[iles], Henry Eyring 30 M[iles]. July 8, 1877 ~ Sunday July 8. Sunday D. H. Cannon prayed Luke Syphos spok 4, Miles P Romney 16 M[inutes], Walter Granger 5 M[inutes], J. W. Nixon 4 M[inutes] ...
    Dates:
    July 8, 1877 July 9, 1877 July 10, 1877 July 11, 1877 July 12, 1877 July 13, 1877 July 14, 1877
  • Page 265

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    July 15, 1877 ~ Sunday July 15 1877 Sunday Met at 10 oclock in the Tabernacle D H Cannon spoke 25 Minuts W Woodruff spoke 50 M[inutes]. Afternoon Jesse N Smith prayed, D H Cannon read the vision then W. Woodruff spoke 63 Minuts D H Cannon 3 Minuts Br Lunt 5 M[inutes] Bishop Dame 8 M[inutes] July 16, 1877 ~ Monday 16 we spent the day in Parawan I spent the Afternoon ...
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    July 15, 1877 July 16, 1877 July 17, 1877 July 18, 1877 July 19, 1877 July 20, 1877 July 21, 1877 July 22, 1877
  • Page 266

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    July 22 1877 E Snow spoke 40 M[inutes]. we held a priesthood meeting at intermission till 2.20 to arange for the organization of that Stake of Zion Afternoon W Woodruff spoke 10 M[inutes] then presented those names who were to be appointed to officiate in this stake of Zion all were received with a unanimous vote we then ordained Ira N Hinkley the President and Edward Partridge and Joseph V Robinson his councillors E Snow ordained the two first ...
    Dates:
    July 23, 1877 July 24, 1877
  • Page 267

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    July 24, 1877 Thomas Collister and many others {I left Eudora at [2 illegible words].} we started at 2 oclok and drove to Cove fort 35 Miles we arived in the Midst of a cold rain and Thunder storm I took cold and had a sore throat July 25, 1877 ~ Wednesday 25 E Snow and W Woodruff ordained a Bishop E Smoott we then rode to Beaver & spent the ...
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    July 25, 1877 July 26, 1877
  • Page 268

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    July 27, 1877 ~ Friday July 27, 1877 we drove to Parawan and stoped with Br Dame 35 M we have learned that Robert T Burton was arested on fals pretenses and let out on bail of $10000. July 28, 1877 ~ Saturday 28. We Met in the Tabernacle at 10 oclok for a 2 days Meeting prayer By Henry Lunt Erastus Snow spoke one hour and 45 Minutes we received a Telegram from President ...
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    July 27, 1877 July 28, 1877 July 29, 1877 July 30, 1877 July 31, 1877 August 1, 1877 August 2, 1877 August 3, 1877
  • Page 269

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    August 4, 1877 ~ Saturday Aug 4, 1877 we rode to Parawan and spent the night with Brother Peter Wimmer 36 Miles August 5, 1877 ~ Sunday 5 Sunday Met at 2 oclok in the Meeting House Prayer By John Fish W Woodruff spoke 45 Minutes D H Cannon 402 M D H Dame 17. August 6, 1877 ~ Monday 6 Spent the day in Parawan during ...
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    August 4, 1877 August 5, 1877 August 6, 1877 August 7, 1877 August 8, 1877
  • Page 270

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Aug 8, 1877 the air so light I had great difficulty in breathing I felt as though I should choake to death for the want of air. I felt as though I had the phthisic and the sensation I had day and night while I was [blank] I went out in a Boat with Brother Ipson about a mile and having procured some grubs from the roots of an old rotten pine tree we went to fishing with our boats in about 50 feet of water using 30 foot lines I ...
    Dates:
    August 9, 1877 August 10, 1877 August 11, 1877 August 12, 1877 August 13, 1877