Discourse, 1 May 1842, as Reported by Oliver Olney, Copy
JS, Discourse, , Hancock Co., IL, 1 May 1842. Version copied [between ca. 1 May 1842 and ca. 1845] in Oliver Olney, Notebook, May–July 1842; handwriting of ; Oliver H. Olney Papers, Western Americana Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven, CT.
But said Joseph Smith If you with me desire to share In blessings that is good. On me depend And I will take you all along If I for you do say to do You in return must do for me In money and Goods and Chattels Or I will leave you far behind As the of the Kingdom I posses Like Peter I possess. Then I can save you Or Dam you as I pleas Such Preaching and teaching As I of late have heard Denotes the degraded situation That the is in I must now draw to a close And to meeting go This afternoon [p. ]