in this , also the idea of petitioning congress to receive us <the > <> under their protection, and <acknowle[d]ge the , as troops, and assist in fortifying <fortifications,>> <& other purposes and> a messenger be sent to congress for this purpose at the expence of the .— — & approved, also C[ounselor] .—
Mess , & were appointed a committee to draft a memorial according to the mayors Suggestion as above.
Resolved that the Citizens of this be called together. tomorrow morning to hear read the <extra> ordinanc[e] for the extra case of Joseph Smith & others, also that <the> Same be printed immediately
Adjourned to till Monday <Tuesday> <morning next>. at 10 A M . . . [p. 24]