[source: Diaries of Hosea Stout]
Mormon History, Aug 29, 1845
[Hosea Stout Diary] 29 F. Some better this morning.After writing a while I met with the Lodge at 9 oc then went to W. Richards and saw B. Young & laid some matters of police before him and had his instructions thereonthen came home and thus started to the police fell in company with P. Dibble went with him near the Temple and met with I [Ira] Miles & F. M. Edwardswe all went to Grub & Richies Store and took a good bate of watter melons.Edwards & I then went to the Masonic Hall to meet with the police.J. S. [Joshua Sawyer] Holman Brought a load of melons to the police they had a good mess and several left.I came home at dark.