Letter From Myron H. Bond On The Book Of Mormon [from The Saints' Herald vol. 25], 1878 (PDF) by Myron H. Bond see also The Saints' Herald Letter contains information about Eber D. Howe, author of Mormonism Unvailed [sic]. "When asked by me what he [Howe] knew about Joseph Smith or S. Rigdon's connection with the Spaulding story, he said he didn't know anything." And, "He does not attempt to conceal the fact that the whole thing was gotten up for money speculation." Also contains information on John Whitmer, who stated, "...he knew as well as he knew he had an existence that Joseph (Smith) translated the ancient writing which was upon the plates which he 'saw and handled,' and which, as one of the scribes, he helped to copy, as the words fell from Joseph's lips, by supernatural or almighty power."
A Word Of Consolation To The Scattered Saints, 1853 (PDF) by Jason W. Briggs 24 pages. Contains resolutions adopted at a conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, held at Beloit, Wisconsin, USA on the 12th and 13th of June, 1852, as well as information for the scattered Saints. "Thus, brethren and sisters in captivity, in behalf of said Conference, and the Church of God, we address you, and despite the influence of opposing powers, point you to the source from whence cometh deliverance; We are not of those who seek after new paths, but the old: from which, in the dark and cloudy day we have strayed; for surely, the voice of the Lord is unto us, return, return unto me, oh! Israel."