Novr 9th 1839
beg leave to introduce to your Excellency
Smith Junr who in
Mormons) Their business is to seek redress for the recent outrages
commited on them and their property in
. Those outra ges are
unparralleled in the annals of civilized communities and sir it may appear
at first view a novel matter to be brought before the chief executive
of the nation.
Still Sir I feel conscious a consciousness
founded on your affable disposition that you will hear with patience
and advise with a desire to sustain the rights of all the citizens of
our great Republic.
I am with great
esteem & Respect