History of the Word of Wisdom, Feb 12, 1845

-- Feb 12, 1845
[Apostle Wilford Woodruff Journal] 12th I recieved a letter from Elder Clayton. I walked to the office. Spent the fore part of the day. In the evening I accompinied Mrs Woodruff & Clark to Br Tysom's & took tea. 5 m. (1)

-- Feb 16, 1845
[Apostle Wilford Woodruff Journal] ...I went & took tea at Br Sheldons, met again at 7 oclock & had a good time.... (1)

-- Feb 18, 1845
[Apostle Wilford Woodruff Journal] ...We all returned to Br Sheldens & took tea. We each got our likeness taken or profile. ... (1)

-- Feb 23, 1845
[Apostle Wilford Woodruff Journal] ...Met in the Afternoon at 2 oclok & had a Crouded house of Saints & citizens. Meeting opened by singing & Prayer. Remarks by Elder Woodruff on the Sacrament after which Elder Sheets blessed the bread & wine.... (1)

-- Mar 9, 1845
[Apostle Wilford Woodruff Journal] ...The Congregation gave good attention & I had much freedom of speech & spirit of speaking & had a good time but was in a high state of perspiration. We dined & took tea at Br Lawrence Newsham 13 London road. I spent the night at Sister Creers No 101 Bedford street. (1)

1 - Wilford Woodruff's Journal: 1833-1898 Typescript, Volumes 1-9, Edited by Scott G. Kenney, Signature Books 1993, http://amzn.to/newmormonstudies

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