Henry C. Corner

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  • Page 166

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    walking in the Street we steped up to him & spoke to him though It was the first time we had ever seen him. Br Kimball asked him if he was a preachedr he said he was he seemed to have a good spirit his name was Manning he had Been to America he was a native of Gloucestershire had come to London for the purpose of going to South Australia But he was now in trouble he had Just Buried one Child ...
    Dates:
    August 29, 1840 August 30, 1840
  • Page 168

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    spoke about the Same length of time the people gave good attention to what we said & seemed to be much interested in what they heard, & we dismissed our meeting in the midst of good feelings. Mr Corner invited us home, soon after we arived at his house Elder Kimball felt impressed to returned Back to the place of preaching, & when he got there he found a large company talking about the things which they had herd, & they wished him to speak to them again & ...
    Dates:
    August 31, 1840
  • Page 170

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    September 3, 1840 ~ Thursday 3rd I felt some better this morning But am confin ed most of the day to my room Elders Kimball & Smith took a walked into the City September 4, 1840 ~ Friday 4th Elders Kimball & Smith took a walk to Debt ford, & I took a walk into the city called upon Br Corner found him in good Spirits. I also called upon A Mr ...
    Dates:
    September 3, 1840 September 4, 1840
  • Page 172

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    September 6, 1840 ~ Sunday 6th Sunday I preached in the morning at Bowl Court 237 Shoreditch was followed by Elders Kimball & Smith. Also we held a meeting in Tabernacle square at 3 oclock & Elders Kimball & Smith preached in the street & I followed them in Bearing testimony one man arose & opposed us & was angry becaus of the truth of God, & conti nued opposing untill the conversation was stoped by the Police. We met again ...
    Dates:
    September 6, 1840 September 7, 1840
  • Page 174

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    acres of ground, & evry door, enterance, & gate was strongly guarded by armed soldiers. I walk ed nearly around this palace & while there I had the privilege of seeing his Royal Highness PRINCE ALBERT While he rode from his Palace across St James Park he was mounted on a gray horse was followed by his groom on a sorrel horse. He was not accompanied by her Magesty Victoria or any other person except his groom, he was dressed in a frock coat & dark ...
    Dates:
    September 9, 1840 September 10, 1840
  • Page 241

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    bread & cheese & a pint of beer we made our a supper & went to bed, & I dreamed of falli ng among thieves & robbers, who tryed to rob us under pretence that we had done sumthing wrong in London some years since I told them we never had been in London untill within a few months that we were Americans & had a family there, & we had come to preach the gospel & we would preach to them if they would open their doors & after ...
    Dates:
    December 25, 1840 December 26, 1840
  • Page 242

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    our testimony & desires to be Baptized with all her heart. She conversed much about her fathers family & friends in America we spoke of our wives & children which we had been long seperated from. On our returne home we called upon Br Corner who we found unwell, with a bad cold, we also saw a female who had just been run over by an Omnibus who was badly wounded. distance of the day 8 we read in the London times an interesting account from the German Jews ...
    Dates:
    December 27, 1840 December 28, 1840
  • Page 34

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    soon sink they Did so, & I began to revive in the evening & spent a little more comfortable night February 22, 1841 ~ Monday 22 was much better & enabled to sit up, most of the day February 23, 1841 ~ Tuesday 23rd Arose in the morning refreshed by sleep s[t]ill felt weak in body wrot a few lines in my Journal with a feble hand, [FIGURE] Received 2 letters from E. Bromley & a Brother in the Potteries. Elder Snow wrote to Elder ...
    Dates:
    February 22, 1841 February 23, 1841
  • Page 35

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    February 24, 1841 ~ Wednesday Feb 24th I felt able to walks into the city I purchased a Thermometer, 4/6 A Pocket compass 3/6 2 Brass Boxes 1/5 one doz steel pens & cases 1/ I packed them into a parsel, with 100 add resses to the citizens of London. 6 Hymn Books all my corresponding letters & papers, & sent them to 149 Oldham Road Manchester in care of P P Pratt. I Also sent Elder Brigham ...
    Dates:
    February 24, 1841 February 25, 1841 February 26, 1841 February 27, 1841
  • Page 79

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    I called upon Mr Wm Philips No 54 Main street St Louis, & bought of him the following bill of paper for Taylor & Woodruff in co 4 Reams of printing paper 24x38 $5 $20.00 4 Reams of " paper 23x33 3.50 $14.00 $34.00 paid cash on the above paper $34.00 The following is the bill of paper & Ink bought by Milliken for Taylor & Woodruff of Mr Philips 4 Reams of Paper ...
    Dates:
    July 9, 1843