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Feb 23, 1870

Journal Entry

February 23, 1870 ~ Wednesday

23nd [FIGURE] $10 I wrote a letter to Betsey Alvord & sent her $10 By Richard
. I went to the field in the Evening


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Alvord, Betsey Cossett
19 Jan 1806 - 5 Feb 1884
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He spoke upon the gospel & made Evry thing Plain if the religion of the Sectarian world did not ketch or save us our religion would if sprinkling children was not Baptism & not acceptable to God Baptism By immeresion was & what harm was there in keeping the commandment of God it would save a man while rejecting them would destroy a man
~ Brigham Young


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Church membership 90,130; population of Utah Territory 86,336; population of 38 United States 39,820,000.
Utah women given the right to vote; Liberal (non-Mormon) Party formed opposing People's (Mormon) Party.

Feb 23, 1870