Nauvoo Relief Society Minute Book

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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and bring such accounts to the Treasurer
Sis James [Drusilla] Hendricks spoke in a pathetic manner upon the subject of the <​​> refered to the revelation concerning it— that if we faild in keeping the the consequences would be serious
again remarked appropriately spoke of the blessings in reserve for us if faithful in keeping the commandment concring [concerning] these Houses to be built &c
Sister King called to mind the past suffering of the Saints when they were driven from — (all wept) and greatly desir’d that we might avoid the inevitable consequenses of disobedience
continued said that prayer and faith together withe our efforts must agree proposed that some should pray to this effect
One of the sister’s p[r]ayed
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Sister Malissa King donated calico ap[r]on 25
Sister Boice <​will give​> a pr linnen pantelloons
Sister Orson [Catherine] Spencer donates 4 yds bleach, a cotton cloth and vest pattern 1 75
Sister Barrass [Huldah Barrus] will give shingles
Sister Nickerson will give 4 lb candles and 1000 shingles—
Sister Husted rose wept said She had nothing to give spoke of her trouble in the Death of her Husband &c
seaid it was not her duty to give not even her mite but rather— she should be helped then reccommended her to the charity
Sister King said Sister Husted kneeded help
Sis Elisabeeth [Elizabeth] King will give Sister Husted flowr
another sister Sis [Philinda] Stanly offerd a bushel of corn
Sister P[hebe] M Wheeler a calico dress [p. [98]]
and bring such accounts to the Treasurer
Sis James Drusilla Hendricks spoke in a pathetic manner upon the subject of the refered to the revelation concerning it— that if we faild in keeping the the consequences would be serious
again remarked appropriately spoke of the blessings in reserve for us if faithful in keeping the commandment concring [concerning] these Houses to be built &c
Sister King called to mind the past suffering of the Saints when they were driven from — (all wept) and greatly desir’d that we might avoid the inevitable consequenses of disobedience
continued said that prayer and faith together withe our efforts must agree proposed that some should pray to this effect
One of the sister’s prayed
$
Sister Malissa King donated calico apron 25
Sister Boice will give a pr linnen pantelloons
Sister Orson Catherine Spencer donates 4 yds bleach, a cotton cloth and vest pattern 1 75
Sister Barrass [Huldah Barrus] will give shingles
Sister Nickerson will give 4 lb candles and 1000 shingles—
Sister Husted rose wept said She had nothing to give spoke of her trouble in the Death of her Husband &c
seaid it was not her duty to give not even her mite but rather— she should be helped then reccommended her to the charity
Sister King said Sister Husted kneeded help
Sis Elisabeeth Elizabeth King will give Sister Husted flowr
Sis Philinda Stanly offerd a bushel of corn
Sister Phebe M Wheeler a calico dress [p. [98]]
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