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  • Page 141

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    [FIGURE] as soon as the Mail was opened I obtained Letters from John M Bernhisel G A Smith & I. F. Carter. President Young got letter from J. M. Bernhisel G.A. Smith John Taylor Wm Smith W. I. Appleby J. L. Haywood & many others I went to his office & Herd D H Wells read till half past 10 oclok we find the Nation in great confusion & ...
    Dates:
    August 29, 1856 August 30, 1856 August 31, 1856 September 1, 1856
  • Page 143

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    God are made manifest in your preservation from Danger & death you should make a record of it keep an account of the dealings of God with you daily I have written all the blessings I have received & I would not take gold for them. I am in the Historians office & I find it vary difficult to get or find a record of Events as they past along shuch as we want to make the History but if the Elders will take pains to write their Official Acts so the Historian ...
    Dates:
    September 7, 1856
  • Page 145

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    September 14, 1856 ~ Sunday Sunday 14th I was unwell & did not attend meeting [two lines blank] In the Afternoon I attended meeting President Young gave liberty for any of the saints to confess or bear their testimony to the truth several of the brethren & sisters spoke then President Brigham Young arose & delivered unto the saints one of the strongest addresses that was ever delivered to this church & kingdom there was neither of the regular reporters present but Leo Hawkins reported the ...
    Dates:
    September 14, 1856 September 15, 1856
  • Page 154

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    October 5, 1856 ~ Sunday 5th Sunday All met at the Bowery the First Presidency 3 of the Twelve & the missionaries who had lately returned took a seat upon the Stand. D Spencer F D Richards & B Young occupied the stand in the forenoon. G. D. Grant Wm H. Kimball Joseph A. Young & others spoke in the afternoon they were full of the spirit & power of God & the Gift ...
    Dates:
    October 5, 1856 October 6, 1856
  • Page 121

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    old three wives 3 children & a lamanite Boy called Moroni [FIGURE] I returned to My house & confirmed them all March 18, 1856 ~ Tuesday [FIGURE] 18th March 1856 Mrs Phebe W. Woodruff & myself in company with our two oldest children Wilford & Phebe repaired to the house of the Lord that our children might receive their endowment I washed & anointed my son Wilford and ordained him to the office of an Elder & sealed upon him all the Blessings ...
    Dates:
    March 18, 1856 March 19, 1856 March 22, 1856 March 23, 1856 March 24, 1856 March 29, 1856
  • Page 123

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    bakery. W. Woodruff followed & said that those that took his flour if they took it because they were suffering with Hunger & would ask a Blessing upon the bread when it was made & send him home the bags he would not bring an Accusation against them at the close of the meeting the bags were put in sight & brought to me next morning [FIGURE] I met in the Prayer circle in the evening And the following named persons received their blessings & was set apart for their Missions. Elders O. Pratt
    Dates:
    April 14, 1856 April 15, 1856 April 16, 1856
  • Page 128

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    From Thompson Woodruff I Attended the prayer circle on sunday evening & sat about 2 hours & herd letters read from correspond[ents] in various parts of the Earth. we herd many interesting letters from New York, washington Liverpool London, & other parts of the Earth May 12, 1856 ~ Monday 12th I found I could not get rid of the Dead flesh in my Arm without using sumthing to eat it out so I took 20 grains of
    Dates:
    May 12, 1856 May 13, 1856 May 14, 1856 May 15, 1856 May 16, 1856 May 17, 1856 May 18, 1856 May 19, 1856 May 21, 1856 May 22, 1856 May 23, 1856 May 24, 1856
  • Page 129

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    May 25, 1856 ~ Sunday 25th Sunday I attended meeting in the Bowery P. P. Pratt preached was followed by Father Morley & President Young. In the afternoon A Lyman & Joseph Young preached I attended the prayer Circle May 26, 1856 ~ Monday 26th The Calafornia Mail Came in & b[r]ought me 2 letters from [FIGURE] J. M. Bernhisel & 5 standards & 8 mormons ...
    Dates:
    May 25, 1856 May 26, 1856 May 27, 1856 May 28, 1856 May 29, 1856 May 30, 1856 May 31, 1856 June 1, 1856 June 2, 1856
  • Page 137

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    August 4, 1856 ~ Monday 4th I spent the fore part of the Day obtaining grafts & puting in to my offi orchard Br Nebeker put them [in] for me he put in 90 buds most of them were choice fruit from the states the remainder of the day was spent in the office. we learned soon after ariving at the office that one of our clerks viz that Jonathan Grimshaw was about to leave us for England could not stand the hard ...
    Dates:
    August 4, 1856 August 5, 1856 August 6, 1856 August 7, 1856 August 8, 1856 August 9, 1856 August 10, 1856
  • Page 139

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    August 17, 1856 ~ Sunday 17th Sunday I spent the fore noon at home & afternoon at meeting & evening in the prayer Circle. President Young preached in the morning in a vary Edifying manner & Phileman Merrill & S. Woolley in the afternoon in a vary spirited manner August 18, 1856 ~ Monday 18th I called upon President Young in the morning made some inquiries about his trip to Farmington on Saturday. Presidents Young & ...
    Dates:
    August 17, 1856 August 18, 1856 August 19, 1856 August 20, 1856 August 21, 1856 August 22, 1856