Nauvoo Relief Society Minute Book

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Sister [Mahala] Overton said she would color or weave for the
Sister Corrol [Hannah Carroll] said she would weave for the Society
Meeting closed— prayer by sister Wheeler
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P M Wheeler assistant Secy
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21 July 1843 • Friday
Meeting of the
Third ward
July 21st 1843
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Meeting conven’d not present & Mrs Billing’s present
rose Spoke of the Privilege of the Sisters Hoped we should be one and <feel> a freedom to speak of things that mostly concerned us and realise the wants of the Poor
Sis Miller named that she would do any thing that she could do—
There was a case of Widow Warner living at Br ’s with 5 small children that kneeded assistance verry much
The case of was then mentiond that she was in the decline of life and that she requested the prayers of the that she might yet be ennabled to prove a Blessing to those who may enquire of the things of the Kingdom
said she would give some rolls for the Society
Sister Wolly [Mary Woolley] namd that she would spin 2 lb
Sister Lee said she would spin 2 lbs—
Sis Rhoda Ann Bentley will donate a counterpain to be appropriated as the Society shall direct [p. [99]]
Sister Mahala Overton said she would color or weave for the
Sister Corrol [Hannah Carroll] said she would weave for the Society
Meeting closed— prayer by sister Wheeler
[1 line blank]
P M Wheeler assistant Secy
[1 line blank]
21 July 1843 • Friday
Meeting of the
Third ward
July 21st 1843
[1 line blank]
Meeting conven’d not present & Mrs Billing’s present
rose Spoke of the Privilege of the Sisters Hoped we should be one and feel a freedom to speak of things that mostly concerned us and realise the wants of the Poor
Sis Miller named that she would do any thing that she could do—
There was a case of Widow Warner living at Br ’s with 5 small children that kneeded assistance verry much
The case of was then mentiond that she was in the decline of life and that she requested the prayers of the that she might yet be ennabled to prove a Blessing to those who may enquire of the things of the Kingdom
said she would give some rolls for the Society
Sister Wolly [Mary Woolley] namd that she would spin 2 lb
Sister Lee said she would spin 2 lbs—
Sis Rhoda Ann Bentley will donate a counterpain to be appropriated as the Society shall direct [p. [99]]
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