What happened on this date in Mormon History - several curious snippets every day
90 years ago today - May 26, 1927
DESERET NEWS welcomes the temporary stopover of a large contingent of motion picture executives from a Hollywood trade convention. After calling their visitors "keen observers and rare judges of beauty," the News urges the filmmakers to "come again, gentlemen." This is in keeping with the Church's efforts to encourage more positive images of Mormons in movies.