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On May 26, in the life of Joseph Smith

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May 26, 1834

Near the Embarras River, Illinois. Joseph Smith demonstrated great care for the wild animals the brethren encountered on the Zion’s Camp march and then tested the readiness of the brethren by sounding a false alarm.

Sources:
History of the Church, Joseph Smith 2:71-72

May 26, 1842

Nauvoo, Illinois. Joseph Smith spoke to the Relief Society on repentance and forgiveness.


May 26, 1843

Nauvoo, Illinois. City of Nauvoo v. Simpson (Nauvoo Municipal Court): Execution issued by clerk James Sloan. No property was found on which to levy as of July 3, 1843.

Sources:
Sustaining the Law: Joseph Smith's Legal Encounters, Gordon A. Madsen, Jeffrey N. Walker, and John W. Welch