Thursday, January 8, 2015

Checking Out the Mormons

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WWII news correspondents
Which major U.S. newspaper had a correspondent in Salt Lake City as early as May, 1852?
a.      Washington Post
b.      New York Times
c.       New York Herald
d.      St. Louis Luminary
Yesterday’s answer:
a.      The Congregational Church that his family attended
Franklin Dewey Richards:   Born in 1821. Before he was ten years old, he had read every book in the Sunday school (Of the Congregationalist Church that his family attended), comprising some scores of volumes . . .

Andrew Jenson, LDS Biographical Encyclopedia (Salt Lake City: Publishers Press, 1901), 115.

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