What happened on this date in Mormon History - several curious snippets every day
100 years ago today - Jun 16, 1917
At John Cannon's funeral his post-manifesto plural wife (married 1900) sits side by side in the front row with two other wives. Speakers are President Joseph F. Smith, his counselor Charles W. Penrose, Apostle Orson F. Whitney, and Stake President Frank Y. Taylor to whom Cannon was first counselor. "These talks were very personal and gave praise to John M. Cannon."