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20 November 1879


Salem Primary; Salem, Utah Territory

[. . .] Sister Eliza R. Snow Smith presiding.

[. . .]

Sister Snow maid a few remarks explaning the meaning of those organizations. she also asked a great many questions which was answered by the children. She then presented Sister Sarah D Curtis as a president for this Association A vote was then called and carried unnanimosly. [. . .] Sister Snow them related a few interesting anicdotes to the children. related the incident of Danneil [Daniel] in the den of Lions also the great attention of the indians to brother Joseph [Smith] in speaking to them, and wished the children to give equal attention, she then wished to have the names of the children enroled that ware [were] presant.

[. . .] prayr by

Sister E. R. Snow Smith

[. . .] [p. 1]

Source Note

Salem Ward, Spanish Fork Stake, Primary Association Minutes and Records (1880–1973), vol. 1 (1880–1892), p. 1, CHL (LR 7814 18); Eliza R. Snow, Secretary.

See also “Home Affairs,” Woman’s Exponent 8, no. 13 (1 Dec. 1879): 101.