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10 August 1878


Paradise Young Ladies; Paradise, Utah Territory

Minutes of a meeting held, Aug 10, 1878, at which was present, Sister Eliza R. Snow and Sister [Elizabeth A.] Davis.

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Sister Snow then arose and made some good remarks on the development of the young ladies.

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Sister Snow again arose and made some encouraging remarks to the young ladies and also bore testimony to the truth of the principle of plural marriage.

Sister Davis also arose and made a few remarks and read a poem written by E. R Snow.

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Source Note

Paradise Ward, Hyrum Stake, Young Women’s Mutual Improvement Association Minutes and Records (1878–1972), vol. 1 (1878–1885), p. 1, CHL (LR 6733 17).

See also Fanny Gibbs, “R. S., Y. L. M. I. A. and Primary Reports,” Woman’s Exponent 9, no. 4 (15 July 1880): 30; “Returned,” Deseret News 27, no. 31 (4 Sept. 1878): 489; and Elizabeth A. Davis, “Report of Trip North,” Woman’s Exponent 7, no. 9 (1 Oct. 1878): 70.