Minutes, 3 July 1840

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order that he may devote his time more particularly to the spiritualities of the same, believeing by so doing we shall promote the good of the whole Church. But as he (Joseph Smith jr) is held responsible for the payment of the City <​Plot​> and knowing no way to relieve him from that responsibility at present, we would request of him to act as treasurer for the City Plot and to whom those persons whom we may appoint to make sales of Lots and attend to the buisness affairs of the Church may at all times be responsible and make true and correct returns of all their proceedings as well as to account for all monies, properties &c which may come into their hands.
Therefore Resolved. That Elder act as clerk for the same. That Bishop be appointed to provide for the wants of the Presidency and make such appropriations to them and to their Clerk or Clerks which they may require.
Resolved. that the funds of the City Plot shall [p. 65]
order that he may devote his time more particularly to the spiritualities of the same, believeing by so doing we shall promote the good of the whole Church. But as he (Joseph Smith jr) is held responsible for the payment of the City Plot and knowing no way to relieve him from that responsibility at present, we would request of him to act as treasurer for the City Plot and to whom those persons whom we may appoint to make sales of Lots and attend to the buisness affairs of the Church may at all times be responsible and make true and correct returns of all their proceedings as well as to account for all monies, properties &c which may come into their hands.
Therefore Resolved. That Elder act as clerk for the same. That Bishop be appointed to provide for the wants of the Presidency and make such appropriations to them and to their Clerk or Clerks which they may require.
Resolved. that the funds of the City Plot shall [p. 65]
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