The then decided that Joseph Smith Jur. take such amount of said money as those brethren can part with for the present, by giving sufficient security, to be paid, with interest, by the 15th of April 1835. It was ascertained by the council sister Caroline Tippits held $.149.75 of the money mentioned in said letter, She was accordingly called into the council— and expressed a willingness to loan the same, A Note of $.280. was drawn in favor of , due April 15th. 1835 and signed by Joseph Smith Junr & and another in favor of Caroline Tippits of $.150. due April 15th. 1835 signed by Joseph Smith Jn. &. . The council then closed in prayer by J. Smith Junr.
Clerk of Conference}
The next Counsellors will be arranged as follows.
The following letter was presented by and formed the subject of the preceding council.
Written to brother Joseph & high council in by Alvah L. Tippits [Tippets] to be sent greeting.
Brother Joseph will recollect the time I left last winter in order to come for to dispose of the prop erty I had in possession, which I have been striving to do, from that time till about the first of Sept. last. [p. 78]