Excerpt:May 4, 1873 Sunday President Brigham Young Preached in the forenoon to a large congregation of Saints & Gentiles one hour & 12 M[inutes] Afternoon C. C. Rich spoke 26 Minuts President Joseph [FIGURES] Young spoke 32 Minuts then President Brigham Young spoke 45 Minutes making about two hours that He spoke to day & there was some Twelve thousand People in the Tabernacle I received A Letter from My Brother Azmon & I wrote 4 letters to Sarah ...
Excerpt:May 15, 1873 ~ Thursday May 15 1873 It has Now been raining 2 days & night I staid at the farm May 16, 1873 ~ Friday 16. [FIGURES] it is still raining I took 28 bushels of wheat to Mill I received a letter from Mrs Gravenston I returned to the City & took a load of wheat to Mill 6 M[iles] 16. I spent the day at home choreing May 17, 1873 ~ Saturday 17. I took cars at 6 oclok & went ...Dates:May 15, 1873 May 16, 1873 May 17, 1873