<1> Thursday Decemr. 1. 1842. was sick which occupied some of my time. Visited (LL 211) history.
Extract of a letter from , superscribed , dated December 1, 1842, whither he had gone to escape the hands of those who sought his life in . “Dear Bro Joseph <Smith> (Letter) part. write Answer this as soon as received Yours Truly, for .
The High council of met, heard and accepted & adopted the report of their committee, for dividing the into ten wards for, transacting church business as follows. The first ward (council mintes page 17)
<5> Monday 5 In the AM. in with & others on Bankruptcy, making & an inventory of our Property, & a schedule of our liabilities. That we might be prepared to avail ourselves of the laws of the land; as did others, PM (LL 212) Lodge Masonic Lodge
<8> Thursday 8 Spent the day at home, received a visit from & ,— This day , Gov of presented his in his Inaugural Address to the Senate & Hou[s]e of Representatives, remarked that “a great deal (Wasp 124) citizens
<9> Friday 9. I chopped wood. My started for to attend to his case of bankruptcy, with Benjamin Covey as witness , , , & , accompanied them to attend to my case, <* present testimony to , the Government that I was in at the time was shot consequently could not have been a fugitive from the Justice of .— > <and thus procure a discharge from — on s writ for my arrest.> The weather was cold, and the travelling tedious yet my messengers travelled 34 miles & staid with my Bro who kept a public house at . [p. 17]