Journal, December 1842–June 1844; Book 4, 1 March–22 June 1844

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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to the men who own land here. do not think you can. sell your lands here & then go off and spend it in abusing the mormons.— Israel is the head and not the tale.—
I expect the saints are so anxious to Work and so ready to do right that God has whisperd to the prophet. build the , and let the alone at present.— I would not sue a man if he owed me 500, or a thousand $.— and he came to me. and told me he would not pay.—
. said that it was said by some that the municipal offices. of the were acting in an arbitrary manner.— &— which was false &c.— and went on to explain the prin[c]iples of democracy.—
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to the men who own land here. do not think you can. sell your lands here & then go off and spend it in abusing the mormons.— Israel is the head and not the tale.—
I expect the saints are so anxious to Work and so ready to do right that God has whisperd to the prophet. build the , and let the alone at present.— I would not sue a man if he owed me 500, or a thousand $.— and he came to me. and told me he would not pay.—
. said that it was said by some the municipal offices. of the were acting in an arbitrary manner.— &— which was false &c.— and went on to explain the principles of democracy.—
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