May 10, 1780

1780 May 10 (Wednesday).  Attended the Court, part of the Day.  Mr. Andrews delivers me a Letter from Mr. Whitney, concerning our Contribution for him, manifesting his Satisfaction in our deferring it, and how gratefully he will accept of what soever shall be afforded.  Mr. Joseph Hardy was here, and was examined in order to his joining with the Church.  Mr. Joseph Smith and his Wife made us a visit.  Mr. Smith manifested his Desire of the Ordinance of Baptism for their Child; but I was in much Suspense about proceeding with him.