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14 June 1884


Tooele Stake Relief Society; Grantsville, Utah Territory

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Present on the stand from Salt Lake City President E. R. S. Smith, Sisters [Elizabeth A.] Howard, and Precilla [Priscilla P.] Young.

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President Smith prayed that the spirit of God might be with her while she spoke, said we are living in the most important dispensation, that all the organizations are as helps for the goverment of God, and are most beautifull. told us to examing ourselves and see if we are making any progress. said that the children of Zion are an important factor and we must teach them so. our first duty is to our home and the poor, then the Hospital

[. . .] [p. 90]

Source Note

Tooele Utah Stake, Relief Society Minutes and Records (1878–1971), vol. 1 (1878–1921), p. 90, CHL (LR 9215 14); Mary Ann House, Secretary.

See also “Women’s Home Missionary Work,” Woman’s Exponent 13, no. 3 (1 July 1884): 20.