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July 1905

11 July 1905 • Saturday

Attended Stake Priesthood & H Council meeting at Grantsville also a meeting of Stake Preside[n]cy & Grantsville Ward Bishopric.

2 July 1905 • Sunday

Attended fast meeting School & Circle at Tooele

9 July 1905 • Sunday

Stake Presidency filled their appointment at Tooele. Bro. Orme & I occupied the time at meeting

16 July 1905 • Sunday

We went to St John with my team and there gave to Bp. J. T. Russell a second Counseler in the person of Lehi Hennifer Prest. G. ordained him & set him apart.

I set apart Henry Charles as S S Supt.

Bp. Stookey & Bro Steed came over and at Sister Burridges house after meeting we ordained Bro steed an High Priest and set him apart to be 2nd Counseler to Bp. Stookey I was mouth.

22–23 July 1905

Sat A.M. I met the train and got Bro Lyman and in after noon took him & Bro Gowans to Grantsville where we held ward Priesthood meeting from 2:20 to 6:30 P.M. Decided to retain the present Bishopric.

At Ward Conference Sunday attended School & meeting Bro Lyman occupied the time at both meetings.

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24 July 1905 • Monday

With my team & surray took Bro G & wife with my wife in the parade representing stake Presidency. Attended meeting. Last week I was called twice and administered to Sister Lizzie McKendrick.

30 July 1905 • Sunday

Prest. Gowans & I went to Batesville and attended School & meeting and a meeting with the Bishoprick Dined at C A Ormes’ [p. 177] Prest. C. A. Orme visited E.T. Ward.

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July 1905, The Journal of George F. Richards, accessed June 25, 2024