March 7th 1835
This day a Meeting of the
was called in this place, for the purpose of blessing in the name of the
Lord, those who have heretofore assisted in building, by their labor & other
means, the in this place. The forenoon was occupied by
Junr in remarks to the Church, upon the pro priety and
necessity of purifying itself. In the P.M. the names of the several, those who had assisted to build the
were taken and further remarks were made by president J. Smith Junr. He said that those who had distinguished themselves Thus
far by to the upbuilding of said as well as laboring were to be remembered. That those who build it should own it, and have the
control of it. After further remarks he proceeded to call a vote of those
who had performed this labor, whether they would still go on and perform the
remaining part of the same,
Passed by unanimous voice.
The Presidency were
President was nominated to officiate in in the name of the Lord to be stow the blessings.
The Presidency were blessed and
& , the building Com mittee. The last were not
present but their right in the house was preserved.