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  • Page 402

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

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    April 30, 1879 ~ Wednesday [FIGURES] Aprill 30, 1879 I wrote 13 Letters to Bleak, McAllister, Farnsworth D H Cannon, Julia Spencer 2 to Wilford, Nuttall 2 to Jaques Elias Smith & B Young May 1, 1879 ~ Thursday May 1. I wrote 4 Letters to Phebe, Susan, Eugenia & Robert ...
    Dates:
    April 30, 1879 May 1, 1879 May 2, 1879 May 3, 1879 May 4, 1879
  • Page 403

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

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    [FIGURES] May 4, 1879 was taken with great Pain in my stomach & Bowels which soon terminated in a Deadly attack of the Billious Cramp Cholic Brother John W Young Lewis and Wakeland worked over me all night I had 10 attacks of the cramp in the stomach during the night with such severity that it took away my Breath & was ownly restored to me by the laying on of hands and prayers the last attack was about daylight & came ner killing me Nature could not have stood another attack of ...
    Dates:
    May 5, 1879 May 6, 1879 May 7, 1879
  • Page 404

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

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    May 8, 1879 ~ Thursday May 8, 1879 Thank the Lord I was able this morning to arise wash, shave and Dress myself and after Eating a little Oyster soup I took my pen and wrote up my Journal up to date since Sunday the 4, But that was all I was able to do. I felt vary thankful to my Heavenly Father for preserving my life that He had not taken it away while I was so far from my family and friends in Salt Lake City John W. Young ...
    Dates:
    May 8, 1879 May 9, 1879 May 10, 1879 May 11, 1879 May 12, 1879
  • Page 405

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

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    May 13, 1879 ~ Tuesday May 13, 1879 I visited Br Smith camp to day He left about 10 oclok I prepared my self for starting for Sunset May 14, 1879 ~ Wednesday 14. I left Moan Copy at 10.30 with Jerome Judd and drove to the Colorado River 30 Miles & camp for the night 30 M May 15, 1879 ~ Thursday 145 August Wilken & John W Young Son was with us Also Br Haskiel
    Dates:
    May 13, 1879 May 14, 1879 May 15, 1879 May 16, 1879 May 17, 1879
  • Page 406

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

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    May 17, 188789 We crossed on the dam drove a mile to Sunset and Met Lot Smith who was the President of the Stake and I put up at one of his houses distance of the day 40 I was quite disappointed with the appearance of the country it is a wide open country the whole face of the Earth covered with rich nutricious Bunch grass suitable for any kind of ctock and there is a thick growth of thrifty cotton wood timber a mile wide & 50 miles up & ...
    Dates:
    May 18, 1879
  • Page 407

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

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    May 19, 1879 ~ Monday May 19, 188179 [FIGURE] I wrote to day 8 Letters to McAllister ^4^ Bleak LB Phebe, Emma, Nellie, Asahel, Clara, Owen, Blanch & J Jaques May 20, 1879 ~ Tuesday 20 I wrote 4 Letters to day to McAllister LB & Bleak & Julia Spencer I sent to
    Dates:
    May 19, 1879 May 20, 1879 May 21, 1879 May 22, 1879 May 23, 1879
  • Page 408

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

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    May 23, 1879 Bates son had charge of the Dairy After Dinner Br Bates and myself went out on horsback to view the country and see the Game. We soon saw the a Deer lying Down I shot at him The Ball just cleared his back we saw 15 Deer & 5 Turkies on our ride But caught Nothing I visited the Lake on the top of a high cone But it being a vary dry seen it was nearly Dryed up. The Game of the surrounding country ...
    Dates:
    May 24, 1879 May 25, 1879
  • Page 409

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

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    May 25 1879 ^Sunday^ Afternoon Br Orvill Bates spoke 25 M, Br Merrill 3 M Br McLellin 5 M, Lot Smith 15, & W Woodruff 25 M May 26, 1879 ~ Monday 26. I went out in company with Brother Merrill on horsback to view the country and hunt game we traveled some 12 miles viewed goosebury spring we passed through good forest of pine, quaking asp & white oak saw white oak from 2 1/2 to 3 feet though some from 50 ...
    Dates:
    May 26, 1879 May 27, 1879 May 28, 1879 May 29, 1879
  • Page 410

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

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    May 29, 1879 [FIGURE] I wrote Letter to John Taylor & J Jaques I had a conversation [with] Lleweyn Harris he says what was published in the Deseret News abot his healing 406 Indians sick with the small pox was true. I read my communication to the News to the Brethren in the Evening May 30, 1879 ~ Friday 30th [FIGURE] I wrote 2 letters to D. H. Wells & J Jaques Brother Jesse ...
    Dates:
    May 30, 1879 May 31, 1879 June 1, 1879 June 3, 1879 June 3, 1879
  • Page 411

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

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    June 3, 1879 and in company with Br Tenney, we drove to the McNeil spring 35 M June 4, 1879 ~ Wednesday 4 We drove to the Mill found the Assesor there & 2 other men Br Tenney and two other men mysel went out a hunting we saw 5 deer & 6 Antilope, and A Hen turkey with a Brood of chickens we got Nothing 12 M June 5, 1879 ~ Thursday 5. I went out hunting Deer with a Boy horsback ...
    Dates:
    June 4, 1879 June 5, 1879 June 6, 1879 June 7, 1879
  • Page 412

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

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    June 7, 1879 and followed some Antilope I did not see him any more that night I waited for him untill dark and started for the camp as near as I could Drive it being vary stoney after driving 5 miles in the dark I got among rocks with my carriage and could get no further I flung my Harness in the carriage and rode one horse & led the other & got into camp about 9 oclok Br Wakefield did not come untill midnight 20 M June 8, 1879 ~ Sunday ...
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    June 8, 1879 June 9, 1879 June 10, 1879 June 11, 1879 June 12, 1879 June 13, 1879
  • Page 413

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

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    June 14, 1879 ~ Saturday June 14, 1879 [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Lot Smith, and read the Book of Jer the new Translation of the Bible I went into the Mountain alone & built an Altar of stone and Dedicated the land to God for the Benefit of the Saints. I rode out in the Afternoon to pilot knob and walked around it I saw 3 deer 10 M June 15, 1879 ~ Sunday 15 Sunday I met with the saints at the mill at 11 ...
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    June 14, 1879 June 15, 1879 June 16, 1879 June 17, 1879 June 18, 1879 June 19, 1879
  • Page 414

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

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    June 20, 1879 ~ Friday June 20, 1879 [FIGURES] I received 6 letters from Jaques, Emma, Nellie, Clara Owen & a long letter from Bulah & J G Bleak I wrote 4 letter to Br Bleak, McAllister, Farnsworth and L.Y. I had a Dream in the night we were going on a Journey some where and President Brigham Young ...
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    June 20, 1879 June 21, 1879 June 22, 1879 June 23, 1879 June 24, 1879 June 25, 1879
  • Page 415

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

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    June 26, 1879 ~ Thursday June 26, 1879 we rode to snow flake and stoped with Jesse N Smith 24 M Snow Flake contains 62 families 48 men 52 women, 159 children 150 acres wheat 150 of corn & vegitable. 60 Brood Mares, 60 horses, 13 Mules, 60 Head of oxen, 138 cows 60 Head young stock the valley is 1 21/12 X 1 1/2 miles I administered to a sick Sister [FIGURE] I dreamed that President Young was with me while I was setting out ...
    Dates:
    June 26, 1879 June 27, 1879 June 28, 1879
  • Page 416

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

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    June 28, 1879 Church was then Presented and sustained Br Lot Smith then spoke 25 M. Several Missionaries were then called Br Lake spoke 25 M, W Woodruff spoke 34 M, L Haws 17, Jesse N Smith 5 M. June 29, 1879 ~ Sunday June 29 Sunday Met at 10 oclok, Br Mann Prayed, W Woodruff then Read 121 sec in D.C. & 130 sec 15 to 21 verses and spoke One hour & 20 M, & ...
    Dates:
    June 29, 1879 June 30, 1879 July 1, 1879 July 2, 1879 July 3, 1879
  • Page 417

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

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    July 3, 1879 Joseph James 3 M, Br Wright 5 M, Lot Smith 15 M Samuel Jones 5 Br Flake 8 M, Lot Smith 5 M, W Woodruff 40 M, and the Meeting closed. Word came to us that a child 8 years of age Belonging to Moses & Elizabeth Curtis was Drowned below the dam at the Mill. He belonged to Brigham City I received two ^[FIGURE]^ letter from Phebe ...
    Dates:
    July 4, 1879 July 5, 1879 July 6, 1879 July 7, 1879 July 8, 1879 July 9, 1879 July 10, 1879
  • Page 418

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

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    July 11, 1879 ~ Friday July 11, 1879 [FIGURE] I wrote 4 Letter to D. H. Cannon, Bleak, L John Nuttall I received the D News July 1 containing John Taylor answer against the suit of Emeline Young &c against the Trustee in trust [FIGURE] I wrote 6 pages to Lorenzo Snow gave him a history of my travels & living in the United Order July 12, 1879 ~ Saturday 12 I spent the ...
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    July 11, 1879 July 12, 1879 July 13, 1879 July 14, 1879 July 15, 1879 July 16, 1879 July 17, 1879 July 18, 1879 July 19, 1879
  • Page 419

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

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    July 19, 1879 agragate of 32964 miles and These Drained in the aggragate 11,028,540 square miles of Land July 20, 1879 ~ Sunday 20. Sunday [FIGURES] I received a letter from Phebe I wrote to J Jaques J. G. Bleak Samuel & Josiah Hardy Joseph Harmon I attended Meeting and spok 30 m followed By several of the Brethren Lot Smith spok 20 M. July 21, 1879 ~ Monday ...
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    July 20, 1879 July 21, 1879 July 22, 1879 July 23, 1879 July 24, 1879 July 25, 1879
  • Page 420

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

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    July 25 1879 had been broaken open by some person who had attempted to rob the Mail Envallopes Destroyed & mony taken out July 26, 1879 ~ Saturday 26. [FIGURE] I I wrote 2 letters to Phebe & J Jaques July 27, 1879 ~ Sunday 27 Sunday I went to Brigham City Meeting Warren R Tenney opened By Prayer W Woodruff spoke 38 minuts, Lot Smith 30 M, & Br Lake 3 M ...
    Dates:
    July 26, 1879 July 27, 1879 July 28, 1879 July 29, 1879 July 30, 1879 July 31, 1879 August 1, 1879 August 2, 1879
  • Page 421

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

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    Aug 2d 1879 a run both of us mounted on good horses I followed him over the Hills, vallies stones & brush soon we came across one of the Indians who had shot a deer with 2 fawns one fawn was killed the caught alive. We soon saw an Antelope which Petone shot and in 10 minuts He was dressed on Petone mounted on top of the venson on his horse and started off again upon a run and did not break the gallop for several miles when we came in sight of a ...
    Dates:
    August 3, 1879