10 August 1835 • Monday
At a regular meeting of the High council at , convined on the 10th day of August 1835 to hear complaint of President Joseph Smith Junr. against Elder , Presidents & ,
The following were appointed to speak
It was proven that had failed to do his duty in correcting his children, and instructing them in the way of truth & righteousness, and after the several pleas decision was given accor dingly. confessed the correctness of the the decision, and promised to make public acknowledgement before the church.
Closed by prayer of the
18 August 1835 • Tuesday
Minutes of a high council held in <Aug. 18 1835>
Charge preferred against Elder by Elder T. S. Cole for unchristian like conduct.
Testimony of Elder , as follows, that said , borrowed a Book of Mormon of Mr. Childs of Madison Co. N. Y. and agreed to return it, but instead of doing so, sold it, also gave another to a poor [p. 96]