How many bands were in President Taylor’s funeral procession?
a. 50,000 pennies
The following is in reference to Saints worldwide contributing to the Nauvoo Temple Fund.
Mary Fielding Smith, wife of Hyrum Smith, wrote to Latter-day Saint women in England, who within a year gathered 50,000 pennies, weighing 434 pounds, which were shipped to Nauvoo.
Our Heritage, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1996), 59.