John H. Tippets autobiography, circa 1882.
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I went to work teeming to git means to return in the Spring with my family to Salt Lake Vally in the Spring Brigham Youngs company a head Heber C. Kimlel [Kimball] next[.] I was in Kimbal[l]s company[.] we started the first of april[.] we went six miles and camped days[.] I took sick[.] in A few days got able to start with the company[.] camped next on the horn [Elk Horn]. a river by that name[.] next day the indians tried to steele our catle[.] some of our men