Letter from Parley P. Pratt, 5 February 1842

Dec, [February] 5th 1842,
To, President Joseph Smith and   the Saints in America. whom it may concern
Dear Brethren,
I Drop you a line  In haste, to inform you, that on the  12th of Jan, We Sent a Ship of near  100 Saints, by New Orleans on Ship Fremont.  And that we have this Day (feb 5th)  Dispatched another. the Largest in  Liverpool, Called the Hope, Capt, Soule  Marster with about 270 Souls on  Board, for Nauvoo. under the super intendance of James Burnham.  Each of these will contain some  Money for the Temple. We Shall  Send another Ship in on about the  18th of this month. and another in  fore pa[r]t of March next.
In Great Haste I Remain yours  in the Cause of Zion
We are all well.
Parley P. Pratt, Letter, Liverpool, England, to JS, Nauvoo, IL, 5 [Feb.] 1842; handwriting of Parley P. Pratt; one page; JS Collection, CHL. Includes endorsements.