Shall we gather up all the saints we can & come over <with them> next spring?
Have we done right in Printing a hymn book?
Are we doing right in Printing the book of Mormon?
Are we doing right in staying here to leave & leaving our families to be a burden to the ?
We have sent <some of> our paper to , is this Right?
When the Book of Mormon is completed, will it be best for any one to carry any of them to ?
Shall we print the doctrine & Covenants here or not? or will the D. & C. be printed & go to the nations, as it now is or not? or will it be revised & printed for the nations?
Shall we send all we can to next season & stay here ourselves?
What is the Lords will concerning ? Shall he take his family to next season? or shall he tary here with them awhile longer? what shall he do?—
We have lately visited a museum, where we saw an E. Mummy, on the head stone &c are many ancient <& curious> characters, & we asked the privilege of copying them for translation but have not received an answer, yet,
Shall we copy them & send them to you for ?
Finally, Brethren, how long must we be deprived the company of our Dear Brethren whom we Love, for this works sake, & we feel that it is our privilege to love those who are willing to lay down their lives for the Brethren [p. 11]