Excerpt:when a cat is sick she will eat catnip without a doctor & she gets well Nature promps her to it if a dog is bit with a rattlesnake he will dig a hole in the Earth & lie in the ground untill the poison is gone out so Nature will teach us as well as the cat & dog when a toad is bit by a spider [it] will go & eat plantain if he can get it. If a child is to die in being born let it die but dont employ ...
Excerpt:May 22, 1847 ~ Saturday 22. The brethren found a part of a petrified leg bone of a Mamouth it was from the knee joint downward the piece was 17 inch long. 11 inches wide & weighed 27 lbs. we travled to day 7 1/2 miles & onooned & in the afternoon 8 miles & camped for the Sabbath, whole distance of the day 15 1/2 m our road has been vary strait to day but we came over 2 1/2 miles of the worst bluff sandy & hilly that we have past ...Dates:May 22, 1847 May 23, 1847
Excerpt:25 May 1862 Prayer at noon, & with the Twelve in the Evening I met with John Taylor & F. D. Richards [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Lorenzo Snow May 26, 1862 ~ Monday 26 I spent the day in the office compiling History in April 1860 May 27, 1862 ~ Tuesday 27 I compiled 15 days History in May 1850. The Jordon is rising vary fast it is Higher than we have Ever known it ...Dates:May 25, 1862 May 26, 1862 May 27, 1862 May 28, 1862 May 29, 1862 May 30, 1862 May 31, 1862 June 1, 1862