Letter from Alma Findlay, 22 October 1894

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    Part of Letter from Alma Findlay, 22 October 1894

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    Alma Findlay Oct. 22 [18]94. Utah Laketown, Rich Co., Oct 22.nd 1894 President Wilford Woodruff Dear Bro, I received yours of 18th inst. calling me to a mission in Australasia, to go before Dec. 16th 1894. Can say as far as I am per- sonally concerned I will be ready if it is possible to raise the means and I trust in the Lord that he will help me. But I desire to call your atten- tion to a call I received ...
    Dates:
    October 22, 1894
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    Part of Letter from Alma Findlay, 22 October 1894

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    then to return and give a similar course of instruction to the S. S. Teachers in this stake, under the direction of the Stake Sup. This labor I accepted put in my time in Provo, And on returning it being in the busy season was not assigned my labors untill this fall, Wwhen being asked to work in four wards. This work I have started and have two very interesting classes working in good shape and am ready to start the others as soon as the teachers are ...
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    Naturally going to Provo cramped me some little for money and I cannot leave in as good shape as I would like. But the money matter is of little moment when considered in relation with either calling. My family is composed of wife and six children under twelve years of age. Now President Woodruff do not think these are excuses for I do not wish them considered that way, byut mearly as a stat- ment of my circumstances. And asking four your counsel as ...
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    Part of Letter from Alma Findlay, 22 October 1894

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    If you think it best for me to go can your office give me the aproximate cost of getting there and what clothing it will be better for me to take. Also what date it will be necessary for me to be in S. L. City to be set apart. One more circumstance in favor of my going is that I am 36 years old and have not been on a foreign mission. Your Brother in the Gospel Alma Findlay The ...