What might have been the longest meeting in the Church?
a. 3 hours
b. 10 hours
c. 19 hours
d. 21 hours
a. Jack Dempsey
The first stake organized in Colorado was in 1883 at Manassa and named the San Luis Stake. The most famous Latter-day Saint to come out of Manassa, Colorado was a man known as the Manassa Mauler. None other than Jack Dempsey, the onetime heavy weight boxing champion of the world.
Andrew Jenson. “The Founding of Mormon Settlements in the San Luis Valley, Colorado.” Colorado Magazine 17 (1940), 174-80.