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Spiritual Schooling First and
Statistical Report of the Y. M.
Tale of Two Citizens, A............ 765
vinity of the Church, A...... 203
Time and Eternity.....
Should be Centered, The 418
Value of Historical Knowl-
Vaughn, Gov. Vernon H....... 401
Visit to the Countess of War-
War in the Transvaal.....
What Shall we Read?....
Why Were the Disciples of
Why the Era Should be Sus-
With the Remnants at Nauvoo 273
Wording of the Lord's Prayer 306
World is Growing Better, The 219
Yaquis and the Yaqui War, The 333
THE GOVERNORS OF UTAH.
One of the features of the present volume of the ERA referred to in the prospectus for volume four was full page portraits of governors of Utah, with accompanying short historical and biographical sketches. As a step towards the fulfillment of this promise, we have pleasure in presenting in this number a portrait of President Brigham Young from a daguerreotype taken in December, 1850, shortly after he was appointed governor of Utah. It is a striking likeness of the governor as he appeared at that time, and it is not difficult to read in it the many-sided character traits of the great leader the founder of our State.
Brigham Young, the first governor of Utah Territory, was born June 1, 1801, in Whitingham, Windham County, Vermont. He was appointed governor on September 28, 1850. "An act to establish a Territorial Government for Utah," was signed by President Millard Fillmore, and went into effect on the 9th of September, 1850, but the news of the organization of the Territory and the appointment of governor and other officers, did not reach the val