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Letter to John Thornton and Others, 25 July 1836

Kirtland, Geauga County, Ohio,)
July 25, 1836.)
To John Thornton, Esq., Peter Rogers,  Esq., Andrew Robertson, Esq., James  T. V. Thompson, Esq., Col. William  T. Wood, Doct Woodson J. Moss,  James M. Hughs, Esq., David R.  Atchison, Esq. and A[lexander] W. Doni phan, Esq.
Gentlemen,—
We have just perused, with feel ings of deep interest, an article in the  “Far West,” printed at Liberty, Clay  County, Mo. containing the proceed ings of a public meeting of the citizens  of said county, upon the subject of an  excitement now prevailing among you  occasioned, either from false reports  against the church of Latter Day Saints,  or from the fact, that said church is [p. 355]
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JS, Sidney Rigdon, Oliver Cowdery, Frederick G. Williams, and Hyrum Smith, letter, Kirtland, OH, to John Thornton, Peter Rogers, Andrew Robertson, James T. V. Thompson, William T. Wood, Woodson J. Moss, James Hughs, David R. Atchison, and Alexander Doniphan, Clay County, MO, 25 July 1836; Latter Day Saints’ Messenger and Advocate, Aug. 1836, pp. 355–359.

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