Nov. 28th 1834
A convened this evening to transact business acor ding to the regulations of the .
|Joseph Smith Junr.}||Presiding|
. were appointed to speak. A letter from the church in Lewis, Essex Co. N. Y. was presented by brethren and and read by the . Said letters contained an account of money and other property, sent by the church in Lewis, in the care of said brethren to carry to to purchase land. Those brethren wished to know the mind and advice of their brethren here, wh ether they had better pursue their journey or not.
The two counsellors then spoke, followed by . , and the ; After which brother proceeded
to give a decision. That after looking at all parts of the question, it was the decision, that our brethren be advised to tarry in this place during the winter. The voice of the council was taken which concurred with the decision. The two brethren then respectively arose and said they were perfectly satisfied with the decision of the council. The amount donated by the church in Lewis according to their letter, in cash is, $.473.29.
|The amount in other property according} |
|to their said letter, is ——}||—375.11