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1890 Excerpt: ... case to the Liberals, is deemed cruelty and
un-American.' "' What will be the result to the Mormon Church and
your party in case the Gentiles win?' "' I see no special result to
the Mormon Church any more than to any other church. Possibly
discrimination against individual members of the church might
ensue. The result to our party would be the same as to any other
strong party under such circumstances. Political defeat is not
always permanent. It might possibly happen that all classes of
citizens would help our party back to power.' WHISKEY, WOMEN AND
GAMBLING. "' A year ago the Liberals carried Ogden, and soon there
reigned such a saturnalia of whiskey, women and gambling, that
United States officials were obliged to interfere and enforce
police regulations. The moral Liberals of Ogden expressed disgust
with their own party, and wished the people once more in control.'
"' Are not the Mormon Church and People's Party one?' "' Certainly
they are not. The idea that they are is circulated for political
purposes in order that an enactment against the Church may be used
against the party. Membership or affiliation with the Church is not
necessary for the People's Party standing or candidacy.' '' Are the
Edmunds' and Edmunds and Tucker Acts used for political purposes?'
"' Yes, and that was the cause of the demand by the Liberal party.
Anywhere else the political minority is compelled to wait until
they can reverse public sentiment, or gain a majority by
legislation and accretions of new citizens; but the Liberals were
too impatient for such ordinary methods, and wanted measures which
would give them immediate control, and because of the unpopularity
of the name of Mormon they have obtained acts disfranchising a
large number of citi...
|Country of origin:
W. Herbert Thomas
||246 x 189 x 3mm (L x W x T)
||Paperback - Trade
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