Journal, December 1842–June 1844; Book 2, 10 March 1843–14 July 1843

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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to ottawa 32. miles . thut [thrust] out all but . — sent. Mr [James] Campbell— to my rescue— & came & slept by me.
Morning certain men w[a]nted to see Mr Smith. they would not let me an old man come to talk. Missourian, interupted. stand off you puke. Mr Smith we have a committe[e] in .— a cou[r]t from whence there is no appeal.—
my libert[i]es began fr[o]m that hour they lost their pistols.—— came came d[i]rect to .—
when th[e]y began to susp[e]ct we wer comi[n]g th[e]y remonstratd Bro Grover came. [p. [285]]
to ottawa 32. miles . thut [thrust] out all but . — sent. Mr James Campbell— to my rescue— & came & slept by me.
Morning certain men wanted to see Mr Smith. they would not let me an old man come to talk. Missourian, interupted. stand off you puke. Mr Smith we have a committee in .— a court from whence there is no appeal.—
my liberties began from that hour they lost their pistols.—— came came direct to .—
when they began to suspect we wer coming they remonstratd Bro Grover came. [p. [285]]
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