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8 January 1874


Salt Lake City Eighth Ward Relief Society; Eighth Ward Meetinghouse, Salt Lake City, Utah Territory

White, single-story chapel, Salt Lake City, Utah Territory, circa 1915

Salt Lake City Eighth Ward meetinghouse, circa 1915.

[. . .] Present Sister [Mary Ann] Leaver [Sarah A.] Needham & [Lucy] Steel. Also Bishop [Elijah] Sheets & Counselor’s Sister [Eliza R.] Snow [Phebe] Woodruff & others

[. . .] Sister Snow arose & gave some instructions in regard to bookkeeping. Exhorted the Sisters to their Duty. Said if they realy understood their duty the house would be full. That the Teashers [teachers] should be faithful so when they visit, they can tell what manner of Spirit every member of the[m] possessed. Gave much good instruction & Advice. which. was much appreciated by those present. [. . .] [n.p.]

Source Note

Eighth Ward, Liberty Stake, Relief Society Minutes and Records (1867–1969), vol. 1 (1867–1877), n.p., CHL (LR 2525 14); Esther B. Fletcher, Secretary.

See also “R. S. Reports,” Woman’s Exponent 2, no. 16 (15 Jan. 1874): 122.