Just finished reading Rudger Clawson’s memoirs of his life in the Utah Pen. It was certainly interesting stuff. His coverage of simple things like the food, the life in the general, being forced to worship like Protestants, and so many other things really is an education.
One the most interesting situations is when Lorenzo Snow, President of the Quorum of the Twelve is imprisoned and how he dealt with life in jail. Clawson relates one story of the Warden being told that Clawson was passing letters to Snow amongst others without the Warden seeing them. Read the rest of this entry »