Who were the first to start the persecutions against the Saints in Jackson County?
a. The ministers
b. The politicians
c. The natives
d. The citizens
Another interesting, but not too lucrative enterprise was begun thirty miles west of Cardston when William Aldridge, a Mormon, discovered oil. He sold it as medicine and as a lubricant, but production was light.
A History of the Mormon Church in Canada (Lethbridge, Alberta: The Lethbridge Herald Co., 1968), 57.